LOADING

Type to search

Georgia Secretary of State Certifies Warnock, Ossoff Senate Runoff Wins

2020 Election Battleground States Georgia Jon Ossoff Politics Raphael Warnock US

Georgia Secretary of State Certifies Warnock, Ossoff Senate Runoff Wins

Share

Georgia’s secretary of state on Tuesday certified the victories of Democrats Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff in the twin Senate runoff elections. Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger’s office certified that Warnock beat Sen. Kelly Loeffler (R-Ga.) by over 1 percent, after he emerged from a free-for-all special election last year with more votes than any candidate, including Loeffler. The certified results also confirmed Ossoff beat Republican David Perdue by approximately 55,000 votes—a change of around 143,000 votes from the 2020 election, when Perdue edged Ossoff by over 88,000 ballots. “In certifying the results, the Secretary of State affirmed that all 159 counties have provided to the state the total votes tabulated for each state and federal candidate. Further, the Secretary of State affirms that the statewide consolidated returns for state and federal offices are a true and correct tabulation of the certified returns received by this office from each county,” the …

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *