• Ossoff Residency Issue Flares at End of Heated Georgia Race

    8 days ago - By NBC News

    Republican candidate Karen Handel raised the fact that Democrat Jon Ossoff can't vote for himself on Election Day because he lives outside the district.
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  • LIVE! Georgia special election results

    LIVE! Georgia special election results

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

    Polls have officially closed in Georgia's highly-anticipated special election in the 6th Congressional District. The race pit 30-year-old Democrat and political neophyte Jon Ossoff against Republican Karen Handel, who is Georgia's former secretary of state.
    Georgia's special election was billed as a potential referendum on President Donald Trump, who has heavily endorsed Handel's candidacy.
    Read below about why and how the race to fill a congressional seat in a non-election year catapulted to national attention to become the most expensive House race in US history.
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  • Polls Close In Georgia's Closely Watched, Expensive Special Election

    Polls Close In Georgia's Closely Watched, Expensive Special Election

    8 days ago - By NPR

    Democrat Jon Ossoff has benefited from resistance to President Trump in the suburban Atlanta district Trump barely carried in the fall. Republican Karen Handel hopes the district's GOP-lean holds. (Image credit: Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)
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  • Polls Close In Georgia's Closely Watched, Expensive Special Election

    Polls Close In Georgia's Closely Watched, Expensive Special Election

    8 days ago - By NPR

    Democrat Jon Ossoff has benefited from resistance to President Trump in the suburban Atlanta district Trump barely carried in the fall. Republican Karen Handel hopes the district's GOP-lean holds. (Image credit: Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)
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  • Ossoff, Handel race to finish in Georgia special election

    8 days ago - By Politico

    Republican Karen Handel and Democrat Jon Ossoff crisscrossed the Atlanta suburbs Tuesday, hunting for last-minute votes in a special House election that drew nationwide focus as a referendum on President Donald Trump. Polls close at 7 p.m. Eastern after six months of campaigning and more than $50 million spent by the candidates and outside groups, though two voting locations were set to remain open a half-hour later because of delays earlier in the day. The race mushroomed into a nationally watched barometer of Trump's first five months in office, with anti-Trump Democratic donors from...
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  • Why Georgia's 6th district race between Jon Ossoff and Karen Handel is so competitive

    Why Georgia's 6th district race between Jon Ossoff and Karen Handel is so competitive

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

    Georgia's 6th Congressional District has long been a Republican stronghold. In fact, as recently as 2006 and 2010, Democrats didn't even put forth a candidate to run for the seat, which was held by former Rep. Tom Price. That all changed when President Donald Trump tapped to Price serve as Health and Human Services secretary.
    Price's seat is now up for grabs, and it's turned into the most high-stakes special election in years. The race, which pits 30-year-old Democrat and political neophyte Jon Ossoff against Republican and Georgia's former secretary of state Karen Handel, is the most...
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  • Democrat Jon Ossoff Hopes Suburban Atlanta District Finally Elects Non-Republican

    8 days ago - By NPR

    This suburban Atlanta congressional district usually elects Republicans. But in what has become the single most expensive Congressional race in U.S. history, Democrat Jon Ossoff hopes to change that.
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