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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 »

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 »

A Divided Georgia District Braces for a Runoff as Jon Ossoff Falls Short - The Atlantic

In a blow to liberals hoping that grassroots anger at President Trump will help Democrats win back Congress, Jon Ossoff, a Democratic candidate in a Georgia special election that has drawn national attention, fell just short on Tuesday of winning ...and more »

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.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 »

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 »

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 »

Trump Probably Won't Defy Midterm Gravity - FiveThirtyEight

The midterms will probably be rough for Donald Trump and Republicans next year. Here's the main reason we know that: They're almost always rough on the president's party. It's one of the most consistent regularities in American politics. Usually it's a ...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 »