Congressional District 5 Special Election Runoff Between Kwanza Hall and Robert Franklin
Early voting for the special election runoff began on Monday, November 9th and concludes Wednesday, November 25th and is available Monday–Friday, 8 a.m. through 5 p.m., with Saturday voting on November 21st from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

This special election is only for voters residing in Georgia’s 5th Congressional District and will ultimately decide the immediate person to serve the remainder (about 30 days) of the late Congressman John Lewis’ term.

Voters can cast their ballots in person, by mail or by drop boxes in and around the district during the designated early voting period. (There is a drop box in front of Decatur City Hall that is available for this election and the January 5 Run-off elections.) 

The runoff election is December 1st. The only designated early voting location for the special election is the DeKalb Voter Registration & Elections office, located at 4380 Memorial Drive, Decatur. To request an absentee ballot for the 5th Congressional District Special Election Runoff, visit