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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 »

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 Has a Message for Republicans: Be Worried - Bloomberg

In the closely watched special election in a Georgia congressional district, 11 Republicans and five Democrats ran to fill the seat vacated by Republican Tom Price when he became Donald Trump's health and human services secretary. Democrat Jon Ossoff ...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 »

The Georgia Special Election Will Test the Wave Of Anti-Trump Dissent - Huffington Post

Democrats are hoping a highly-competitive race for the 6th District's seat closes the door on Trump's southern strategy. 04/18/2017 10:25 am ET Updated Apr 18, 2017. Reuters Photographer / Reuters. While we won't have results for the special election ...and more »

The biggest mistake we could make about the Georgia special election - CNN

Julian Zelizer, a history and public affairs professor at Princeton University and a New America fellow, is the author of "The Fierce Urgency of Now: Lyndon Johnson, Congress, and the Battle for the Great Society." He's co-host of the "Politics & Polls ...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 »

Spinning Georgia's Election Results -

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 »