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Monday is the deadline for Georgians to register to vote in the April 18 special election.

The biggest race of that day is the contest for the 6th District Congressional seat vacated by former Rep. Tom Price, now the U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services.

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While turnout in special elections as a rule isn't especially strong, this could be an exception.

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Tuesday is Election Day. 

In metro Atlanta, several special elections are taking place. 

Below is a list of those races and the candidates.

Fulton County - State Representative, District 55


Tyrone Brooks Jr.

Alysia Brown 

Mike Fitzgerald 

John Guest

Marie Robinson Metze

Raghu R. Raju

Shelitha Robertson 

Forsyth County - State Representative, District 24


Sheri Smallwood Gilligan 

William Mckinley Kremer