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Georgia Runoffs: What to Know About the Fight for U.S. Senate Control

With two Senate seats pushed into runoffs, read about the high-stakes battle for the Senate, the candidates vying for votes and the Jim Crow-era roots of Georgia's election system.

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Georgia Runoffs: What to Know About the Fight for U.S. Senate Control

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    Requests for mail-in ballots top 1 million in Georgia as early voting begins in Senate runoffs

    Requests for mail-in ballots top 1 million in Georgia as early voting begins in Senate runoffs

    More than 1 million voters in Georgia have requested mail-in ballots as turnout is expected to explode in next month’s runoff Senate elections. Data …

    Why Georgia has runoff elections

    Why Georgia has runoff elections

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    Vox - Jerusalem Demsas

    America still doesn’t know which party will control the next US Senate — all due to Georgia’s peculiar election system rooted in the Jim Crow era. How that system works: In Georgia, no candidate can advance through a primary or a general election system without first earning more than 50 percent of …

    The Latest on the Candidates

    Jon Ossoff defends claim that GOP senator is a 'crook'

    Jon Ossoff defends claim that GOP senator is a 'crook'

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    CNN - Daniel Dale

    Washington CNN — More than $440 million has been spent on ads in the two runoff elections in Georgia that will determine control of the US Senate, according to Kantar Media’s Campaign Media Analysis Group. Earlier this week, we fact checked some of the attack ads in the race between Republican Sen. …

    Cillizza lays out Loeffler's 3 repeat debate answers

    Cillizza lays out Loeffler's 3 repeat debate answers

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    CNN - Daniel Dale

    Washington CNN — Georgia’s television viewers have been inundated with attack ads lambasting the four candidates in the state’s two critical Senate runoff elections. One race pits Republican incumbent Kelly Loeffler against Democrat Raphael Warnock. The other pits Republican incumbent David Perdue …

    Vying for Voters

    Trump campaigns in Georgia amid crucial Senate race

    Trump campaigns in Georgia amid crucial Senate race

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    BBC News

    US President Donald Trump has held his first rally after losing the US presidential election. The event in Georgia comes before key Senate runoff elections there in January, which will decide control of the upper house. Joe Biden is the first Democratic candidate to win the state in a presidential …

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