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Republican in Georgia Race Has Anti-LGBT, Antichoice History - Advocate.com;

Republican in Georgia Race Has Anti-LGBT, Antichoice History - Advocate.com

Advocate.comRepublican in Georgia Race Has Anti-LGBT, Antichoice HistoryAdvocate.comKaren Handel, who will face Democrat Jon Ossoff in a June 20 runoff, sought to downplay her anti-LGBT positions in this race. By Trudy Ring. April 19 2017 2:05 PM EDT. Share on Twitter · Share on Facebook. Karen Handel, the Republican who will face ...and more »

Five takeaways from the Georgia special election - The Hill;

Five takeaways from the Georgia special election - The Hill

The HillFive takeaways from the Georgia special electionThe HillDemocrats failed to turn Georgia's special election Tuesday into a resounding victory against President Trump, with Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff falling just short of the 50 percent threshold he needed to avert a runoff election against a Republican.and more »

Op-Ed: If Democrats are really serious about winning, here's what they should do - CNBC;

Op-Ed: If Democrats are really serious about winning, here's what they should do - CNBC

CNBCOp-Ed: If Democrats are really serious about winning, here's what they should doCNBCHere's what Democrats are doing wrong and how they can get back in the game. And here's why this conservative Republican wants to see a stronger Democratic party. Jake Novak | @jakejakeny. 24 Mins Ago CNBC.com. SHARES ...and more »

Democrat Jon Ossoff Will Head to Runoff After Georgia Special Election - U.S. News & World Report;

Democrat Jon Ossoff Will Head to Runoff After Georgia Special Election - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportDemocrat Jon Ossoff Will Head to Runoff After Georgia Special ElectionU.S. News & World ReportWhat 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..and more »

Why Georgia race should make both Trump and Democrats anxious about 2018 election - MarketWatch;

Why Georgia race should make both Trump and Democrats anxious about 2018 election - MarketWatch

MarketWatchWhy Georgia race should make both Trump and Democrats anxious about 2018 electionMarketWatchThe 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 ...and more »

C'mon, Tom Perez, stop blaming gerrymandering - Washington Examiner;

C'mon, Tom Perez, stop blaming gerrymandering - Washington Examiner

Washington ExaminerC'mon, Tom Perez, stop blaming gerrymanderingWashington ExaminerIt may well be that Republicans similarly overreached when they drew this seat in its current form ahead of the 2012 election. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). Three Details From New Tell-All Book on the Clinton Campaign. Washington Examiner · How Ryan's ...and more »

How Jon Ossoff became the insurgent candidate in Georgia's special election - Weakley County Press;

How Jon Ossoff became the insurgent candidate in Georgia's special election - Weakley County Press

Weakley County PressHow Jon Ossoff became the insurgent candidate in Georgia's special electionWeakley County PressAfter a widely covered primary yesterday, the special election in Georgia's sixth congressional district to replace Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price is sure to be on the national radar again. Following yesterday's primary with 18 ...and more »

Trump tweets about Georgia special election, Jon Ossoff, the Tax March and more - amNY;

Trump tweets about Georgia special election, Jon Ossoff, the Tax March and more - amNY

amNYTrump tweets about Georgia special election, Jon Ossoff, the Tax March and moreamNYPresident Donald Trump on Wednesday took credit for helping force a runoff in the special congressional election in Georgia, even before the race was called. Trump tweeted shortly after midnight, before all the results of the election were counted ...and more »

White House: Georgia House was 'big loss' for Dems - The Hill;

White House: Georgia House was 'big loss' for Dems - The Hill

The HillWhite House: Georgia House was 'big loss' for DemsThe HillTuesday's Georgia House special election that set up a June runoff was a “big loss” for Democrats, the White House said Wednesday. “The Democrats went all in on this. They said their goal was to go over 50 percent, they came up short,” White House ...and more »

Democrats Ask, Whose Party Is It? - Here And Now;

Democrats Ask, Whose Party Is It? - Here And Now

Here And NowDemocrats Ask, Whose Party Is It?Here And NowDemocratic National Committee (DNC) Chairman Tom Perez speaks at a protest against President Trump's new travel ban order in Lafayette Square outside the White House in Washington in March. (Andrew Harnik/AP). Sen. Bernie Sanders and Tom Perez, ...and more »

Heated Congressional Race In Georgia Heads To Runoff - Here And Now;

Heated Congressional Race In Georgia Heads To Runoff - Here And Now

Here And NowHeated Congressional Race In Georgia Heads To RunoffHere And NowDemocratic 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 ...and more »

Given record-setting fundraising, did Jon Ossoff underperform? - Washington Examiner;

Given record-setting fundraising, did Jon Ossoff underperform? - Washington Examiner

Washington ExaminerGiven record-setting fundraising, did Jon Ossoff underperform?Washington ExaminerThe 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 ...and more »

Actress Says Georgia Election Results Made Her 'Want To Puke' - Daily Caller

Actress Says Georgia Election Results Made Her 'Want To Puke'Daily CallerActress Alyssa Milano invested a lot of time and money into ensuring that Democrat Jon Ossoff won Tuesday's special election in Georgia, and the final results made her sick, she tweeted Tuesday. “I want to puke,” Milano tweeted.and more »

Karen Handel Wants Trump's Help in Georgia Runoff vs. Ossoff - U.S. News & World Report;

Karen Handel Wants Trump's Help in Georgia Runoff vs. Ossoff - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportKaren Handel Wants Trump's Help in Georgia Runoff vs. OssoffU.S. News & World ReportThe top Republican in Georgia's special congressional election said the president called her to say it's 'all hands on deck' for a June 20 contest against Democrat Jon Ossoff. By Gabrielle Levy, Political Reporter | April 19, 2017, at 11:24 a.m.. MORE.and more »

5 Takeaways as Georgia House Race Heads to Overtime - New York Times;

5 Takeaways as Georgia House Race Heads to Overtime - New York Times

New York Times5 Takeaways as Georgia House Race Heads to OvertimeNew York TimesJon 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 ...and more »

DNC chair on Georgia race: 'We have a lot of wind at our back' - Gant Daily

DNC chair on Georgia race: 'We have a lot of wind at our back'Gant DailyDemocratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez struck a positive note Wednesday morning just hours after Democrat candidate Jon Ossoff narrowly fell short of capturing a House seat in a longtime conservative stronghold in Georgia. “We have a lot of ...and more »

Perez heads to Georgia to boost Ossoff before runoff - The Hill;

Perez heads to Georgia to boost Ossoff before runoff - The Hill

The HillPerez heads to Georgia to boost Ossoff before runoffThe HillDemocratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez is heading to Georgia to rally support for the Democratic candidate in a June 20 special election runoff. The DNC announced Wednesday that Perez will speak at the Democratic Party of Georgia's dinner ...and more »

Trump Weighs In On Close Georgia House Race - CBS Minnesota / WCCO;

Trump Weighs In On Close Georgia House Race - CBS Minnesota / WCCO

CBS Minnesota / WCCOTrump Weighs In On Close Georgia House RaceCBS Minnesota / WCCODUNWOODY, 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 ...and more »

Karen Handel: I Hope President Trump Comes To Campaign;

Karen Handel: I Hope President Trump Comes To Campaign; "All Republicans, All Hands On Deck" - RealClearPolitics

RealClearPoliticsKaren Handel: I Hope President Trump Comes To Campaign; "All Republicans, All Hands On Deck"RealClearPoliticsKaren Handel, who emerged as the Republican candidate out of last night's 6th District Congressional primary in Georgia, speaks to CNN's Alyson Camerota about her plan to win in the June election. CAMEROTA: Thanks for being here. You just tweeted ...and more »

Tom Brady backs out of New England Patriots' White House visit - The Week Magazine;

Tom Brady backs out of New England Patriots' White House visit - The Week Magazine

The Week MagazineTom Brady backs out of New England Patriots' White House visitThe Week MagazineDemocrat Jon Ossoff fell just short of the 50 percent of the vote needed to avoid a runoff in the race for a House seat in Georgia vacated by Republican Tom Price when he became President Trump's secretary of health and human services. Ossoff received ...and more »