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Public Dissatisfaction With Washington Weighs on the GOP - Pew Research Center for the People and the Press

Nearly three months after the Republican Party took control of the White House and Congress, the public gives low job ratings to the president and even lower ratings to the speaker of the House. The new Congress is viewed about as unfavorably as the ...and more »

Jon Ossoff, a Democrat, Narrowly Misses Outright Win in Georgia House Race - New York Times

ROSWELL, Ga. — Jon Ossoff, a Democrat making his first bid for elective office, narrowly missed winning outright in a heavily conservative House district in Georgia on Wednesday, throwing a scare into Republicans in a special congressional election ...and more »

Democrat Ossoff finishes first in Georgia primary but falls short of threshold to avoid runoff - ABC News

Democrat Jon Ossoff led all candidates in a 17-way race to succeed Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price in Georgia's sixth congressional district, but fell short of receiving the necessary 50 percent to avoid a runoff in the race widely ...and more »

Democrats hope to flip a House seat in Georgia to signal an anti-Trump wave - ABC News

Democrats are fighting to flip Georgia's 6th Congressional District to their side in a special election today that is widely seen as a possible early referendum on the Trump presidency. Interested in Democratic Party? Add Democratic Party as an ...and more »

Georgia's special election: What does a runoff mean for 2018? - The Conversation US

Jeffrey Lazarus does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organization that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their academic appointment. Partners. Georgia State ...and more »

How Jon Ossoff became the insurgent candidate in Georgia's special election - ABC News

A special election in Georgia's sixth congressional district to replace Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price saw Republican Republican Karen Handel fend off a spirited challenge by Democrat Jon Ossoff on Tuesday night. The highly scrutinized ...and more »

2. Views of the parties - Pew Research Center for the People and the Press

Public assessments of the Republican and Democratic parties have worsened over the last few months. While the GOP's image continues to be somewhat more negative than the Democratic Party's, both parties are currently viewed more unfavorably than ...and more »

Trump Distorts Ossoff's Record - FactCheck.org

On the morning of the special House election in Georgia, President Donald Trump fired off two tweets that were critical of Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff. Trump claimed Ossoff “will raise your taxes,” but we could find no evidence of Ossoff proposing ...and more »

Who Is Jon Ossoff, Georgia's Upstart Democratic House Candidate? - New York Times

Jon Ossoff is the 30-year-old documentary filmmaker and Democrat who won just under 50 percent of the vote in Tuesday's special congressional election in Georgia's Sixth District, according to The Associated Press, and will face off against a ...and more »

Will Georgia's Special Election Show an Anti-Trump Tide? - New York Times

Voters in Georgia's Sixth Congressional District will have 18 candidates to choose from Tuesday when they decide who should fill the seat vacated by former Representative Tom Price, a Republican who was tapped to become President Trump's health and ...and more »