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Ossoff falls just short in Georgia special election as GOP gets wakeup call - CNN

Atlanta (CNN) Democrat Jon Ossoff fell just short Tuesday of capturing a House seat in a longtime conservative stronghold in Georgia, serving a reminder to Republicans of President Donald Trump's unpopularity. Ossoff received 48.1% of the vote, shy of ...and more »

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 »

Georgia's Progressive Renaissance - Slate Magazine

FULTON COUNTY, Georgia—Bhavani Saravanan, a 52-year-old woman I met at Jon Ossoff's election night party in Georgia on Tuesday, emigrated from India 25 years ago and has been a U.S. citizen for years. But she said that Nov. 9 is the day she truly ...and more »

A top Clinton aide believes Democrats' best hope still lies with wealthy suburbanites - Vox

In 2016, Democrats lost Georgia's Sixth Congressional District by 24 points. In Tuesday's special election, Democrat Jon Ossoff came in first place and captured 48 percent of vote in the district — not the 50-point victory he needed to avoid a two-way ...and more »

How every neighborhood in Atlanta voted in the November 7, 2017 Mayoral election - Atlanta Journal Constitution

Saurabh Datar, Jonathan Cox and Emily Merwin. Democrat Jon Ossoff may have gotten nearly half the votes cast in the District 6 special election yesterday. But the run-off in June will be much different. To get a sense of what how the run-off election ...and more »

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

The past month has been fun for me. Not only am I a political scientist who researches Congress and congressional elections, but I also live in Georgia's 6th House district, which has been the focus of national attention for the past month or so. On ...and more »

5 things to know about Jon Ossoff, the leading Democrat in Georgia's special election - CBS News

Voters in Georgia's 6th congressional district head to the polls Tuesday to cast ballots in the special election for a longtime-held Republican seat, but there's a chance that one of the Democrats in the race could win. Jon Ossoff is the favorite among ...and more »

Spinning Georgia's Election Results - FactCheck.org

No candidate received 50 percent of the vote in Georgia's 6th Congressional District special election on April 18, so the top two vote-getters now face off in a June 20 runoff. Nevertheless, both parties claimed a moral victory — spinning the facts to ...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 »

New details emerge in theft of Ga. voting machines - Fox News

Key electronic voter logs used in the Georgia special election to fill a vacant Congressional seat were swiped from the pickup truck of a poll worker during a grocery run, according to a police report obtained by Fox News. ADVERTISEMENT. The theft of ...and more »