Democrats Reload for Georgia Runoff, But Party Divisions Remain - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Democrats Wednesday launched the second phase of their fight to capture a long-held Republican House seat in Georgia, but the party's attempts to unify remain hindered by lingering internal divisions. First-time candidate Jon Ossoff ...

What to watch for next in the Georgia special election - Weakley County Press

Democrats were hoping for a surprise win in Georgia, but they came up just short in Tuesday night's special election in a district held by Republicans for nearly four decades. Jon Ossoff led a splintered GOP field by a wide margin, but did not top the ...

Republican in Georgia Race Has Anti-LGBT, Antichoice History - Advocate.com

Karen Handel, who will face Democrat Jon Ossoff in a June 20 runoff, sought to downplay her anti-LGBT positions in this race. By Trudy Ring. April 19 2017 2:05 PM EDT. Share on Twitter · Share on Facebook. Karen Handel, the Republican who will face ...

Five takeaways from the Georgia special election - The Hill

Democrats failed to turn Georgia's special election Tuesday into a resounding victory against President Trump, with Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff falling just short of the 50 percent plus one he needed to avert a runoff. Republican Karen Handel ...

Op-Ed: If Democrats are really serious about winning, here's what they should do - CNBC

Here's what Democrats are doing wrong and how they can get back in the game. And here's why this conservative Republican wants to see a stronger Democratic party. Jake Novak | @jakejakeny. 57 Mins Ago CNBC.com. SHARES ...

Democrat Jon Ossoff Will Head to Runoff After Georgia Special Election - U.S. News & World Report

What everyone's saying about Democrat Jon Ossoff narrowly missing an outright win in Georgia's special election. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images). Here are some views you can use. By Hayley Hoefer | Associate Editor for Opinion. April 19, 2017, at 1:45 p.m..

Rep. Jason Chaffetz won't seek re-election in 2018 - The Week Magazine

The Murdoch family, which runs Fox News, has decided to remove Bill O'Reilly from the network. O'Reilly is Fox's biggest ratings draw with his show, The O'Reilly Factor, but he had been on "vacation" since reports broke that Fox and O'Reilly paid ...

Why Georgia race should make both Trump and Democrats anxious about 2018 election - MarketWatch

The Democrats went down to Georgia looking for a congressional seat to steal from President Trump and Republicans. They fell short, for now. President Donald Trump mocked Democrats for failing to win special congressional elections in Kansas and ...

C'mon, Tom Perez, stop blaming gerrymandering - Washington Examiner

It may well be that Republicans similarly overreached when they drew this seat in its current form ahead of the 2012 election. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Three Details From New Tell-All Book on the Clinton Campaign. Washington Examiner · How Ryan's ...

How Jon Ossoff became the insurgent candidate in Georgia's special election - Weakley County Press

After a widely covered primary yesterday, the special election in Georgia's sixth congressional district to replace Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price is sure to be on the national radar again. Following yesterday's primary with 18 ...

Trump tweets about Georgia special election, Jon Ossoff, the Tax March and more - amNY

President Donald Trump on Wednesday took credit for helping force a runoff in the special congressional election in Georgia, even before the race was called. Trump tweeted shortly after midnight, before all the results of the election were counted ...

White House: Georgia House was 'big loss' for Dems - The Hill

Tuesday's Georgia House special election that set up a June runoff was a “big loss” for Democrats, the White House said Wednesday. “The Democrats went all in on this. They said their goal was to go over 50 percent, they came up short,” White House ...

Democrats Ask, Whose Party Is It? - Here And Now

Democratic National Committee (DNC) Chairman Tom Perez speaks at a protest against President Trump's new travel ban order in Lafayette Square outside the White House in Washington in March. (Andrew Harnik/AP). Sen. Bernie Sanders and Tom Perez, ...

Heated Congressional Race In Georgia Heads To Runoff - Here And Now

Democratic candidate for Georgia's Sixth Congressional Seat Jon Ossoff speaks to supporters during an election-night watch party Tuesday, April 18, 2017, in Dunwoody, Ga. (John Bazemore/AP). Democrat Jon Ossoff narrowly missed winning a ...

Given record-setting fundraising, did Jon Ossoff underperform? - Washington Examiner

The amount of money Ossoff has at his disposal was record-shattering. (AP Photo/John Bazemore). Jon Ossoff's failure to win the special election in Georgia's 6th Congressional District outright on Tuesday is notable given the remarkable conditions ...

Karen Handel Wants Trump's Help in Georgia Runoff vs. Ossoff - U.S. News & World Report

The top Republican in Georgia's special congressional election said the president called her to say it's 'all hands on deck' for a June 20 contest against Democrat Jon Ossoff. By Gabrielle Levy, Political Reporter | April 19, 2017, at 11:24 a.m.. MORE.

5 Takeaways as Georgia House Race Heads to Overtime - New York Times

Jon Ossoff addressed his supporters during a watch party in Sandy Springs, Ga., on Tuesday. Credit Kevin D. Liles for The New York Times. Democrats nearly captured Georgia's Sixth Congressional District on Tuesday night, as the party's candidate, Jon ...

DNC chair on Georgia race: 'We have a lot of wind at our back' - Gant Daily

Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez struck a positive note Wednesday morning just hours after Democrat candidate Jon Ossoff narrowly fell short of capturing a House seat in a longtime conservative stronghold in Georgia. “We have a lot of ...

Perez heads to Georgia to boost Ossoff before runoff - The Hill

Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez is heading to Georgia to rally support for the Democratic candidate in a June 20 special election runoff. The DNC announced Wednesday that Perez will speak at the Democratic Party of Georgia's dinner ...

Trump Weighs In On Close Georgia House Race - CBS Minnesota / WCCO

DUNWOODY, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia congressional election is headed to a high-stakes runoff that's shaping up as a referendum on President Donald Trump ahead of crucial midterm elections next year. Democrat Jon Ossoff, a little-known 30-year-old former ...