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..

Trump: It's 'Hollywood vs. Georgia' as Special House Race Goes to Runoff - NBCNews.com

President Donald Trump declared that it was "Hollywood vs. Georgia" after Democrat Jon Ossoff fell just short of an outright win in the state's staunchly conservative 6th district Tuesday night. Trump, redrawing partisan battle lines, called Republican ...

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 ...

Trump Declares Georgia Democrats Are 'Failing' - CBS Miami

Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff speaks to his supporters as votes continue to be counted in a race that was too close to call for Georgia's 6th Congressional District in a special election to replace Tom Price, who is now the secretary of Health and ...

Poll: Is Georgia election a sign of a Democratic comeback? - lehighvalleylive.com

Democrat Jon Ossoff won 48 percent of the vote in a special congressional election in Georgia. ( pennlive.com file photo ). 0 shares. By Jim Flagg · jflagg@lehighvalleylive.com. As Yogi Berra might have put it, "an election ain't over 'til it's over ...

7 Key Facts About Georgia's Special Election - New York Magazine

After yesterday's much hyped and heavily spun first round, Republican Karen Handel and Democrat Jon Ossoff will face each other in what should be a close June 20 runoff. Photo: Getty Images. After a long, intensive (and expensive) campaign, and a ...

Republican vows 'all hands on deck' in Georgia congressional runoff - KFGO

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A political newcomer who thrilled Democrats with a strong showing in a Georgia congressional election despite attacks from U.S. President Donald Trump faces a promised Republican wall of unity in June's runoff after a close call ...

Georgia race seen as early Trump test - China Post

Washington -- A Democrat came close to outright victory in Tuesday's closely watched U.S. congressional primary in Georgia, heading to a runoff in a race that Democrats tout as an early test of resistance to President Donald Trump. Jon Ossoff, 30, came ...

Jon Ossoff's campaignThe Democrats fall just short in Georgia - The Economist

“NO RUN-OFF”, exhorted a sign at Jon Ossoff's campaign office in Sandy Springs. As it turned out, in the special election for Georgia's 6th congressional district on April 18th—for a seat vacated by Tom Price, now Donald Trump's health secretary—the ...

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 ...

4 takeaways from the first Trump-era special elections - Vox

Democrat Jon Ossoff narrowly failed to clinch an outright victory Tuesday in the Georgia Sixth District special election. The fact that Ossoff is headed to a runoff, where he could lose to Republican Karen Handel, is a disappointment to Democrats given ...

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 ...

What Georgia's special election could mean for Pa., N.J. Republicans - and Trump - Philly.com (blog)

A voter leaves a polling site after casting a ballot in a special election in Marietta, Ga., on Tuesday. by Jonathan Tamari , Washington Bureau @JonathanTamari | jtamari@phillynews.com. Email @JonathanTamari ...

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 ...

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 ...

Why Jon Ossoff – a symbol of the Trump backlash – offers Democrats hope - The Guardian

'Regardless of what happens to Ossoff in June, it appears Democrats are finally beginning to learn the lessons of their failure.' Photograph: Erik S. Lesser/EPA. US politics · Opinion. Why Jon Ossoff – a symbol of the Trump backlash – offers Democrats ...

Creepy carpetbagger Democrat just misses outright win in GA-6 congressional race - Canada Free Press

Of course the boss has taken a great interest in this race since he lives in the area and knows Tom Price so well. I've taken only a passing interest in it, as much because of the creep factor evident in Democrat Jon Ossoff as anything else. If Ossoff ...

Did Jon Ossoff's Jewish Faith Keep Him From 50%? - Forward

Democrat Jon Ossoff, who placed first in the special election for Georgia's sixth congressional district with 48% of the vote but who needed 50% to avoid a runoff, overcame a great deal of adversity. The 30-year-old political neophyte beat back charges ...

Trump Tees Up A 'Hollywood vs Georgia' Runoff After Ossoff Narrowly Misses Win - TPM

President Donald Trump on Wednesday morning spun the results from Tuesday night's special election in Georgia as a win for Republicans because the leading Democrat in the race narrowly missed winning it outright. Republican Karen Handel earned 20 ...

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 ...