Democrat Jon Ossoff will face Republican Karen Handel in June after narrowly missing the majority needed to claim victory. Needing 50 percent, Ossoff received 48.1 percent of the vote and faces the top GOP candidate. RELATED: Trump Attacks GA Democra… Read
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Democrat Jon Ossoff came close to a stunning upset in a suburban Atlanta Congressional District but now faces Karen Handel in a runoff that pits two candidates who are quite different on LGBT issues.
After nabbing 48 percent of the vote, Ossoff will run against the second-place finisher, Republican Karen Handel, in June.
Democrat Jon Ossoff is headed for a June runoff against Republican Karen Handel after falling short of an upset victory Tuesday in the nationally watched special election to represent a suburban Atlanta district in Congress. The 30-...
Republican Karen Handel is headed to a runoff against Democrat Jon Ossoff, who came just short of the 50 percent required to win a special election on Tuesday. Ossoff’s election was seen as a referendum on Donald Trump’s first month...