The Republican in Georgia's runoff election has an alarming past
Original story at Mother Jones• 29 mentions • 6 months ago
Mother Jones 6 months ago
Democrat Jon Ossoff nearly won the US House seat vacated by Trump's Health and Human Services secretary, Tom Price, in what Mother Jones dubbed the "First Real Battle Between Millennials and Trump." Ossoff, however, fell about two points short of the 50 percent he needed in Tuesday's vote to avoid a runoff in the crowded Georgia race. That's a bummer for Democrats, as the runoff is expected to be a much harder battle for Ossoff in a district that was considered safely Republican. Even though Hillary Clinton nearly won the district in November, now the Republicans will unite behind a ...