by Kyle Ziemnick
Posted 11/07/20, 07:00 am
Under Georgia law, statewide races in which no candidate earns more than 50 percent of the vote automatically go to a runoff election. Incumbent GOP Sen. David Perdue has consistently led his challenger, Jon Ossoff, but his share of the votes dropped to 49.8 percent as of Saturday morning. Ossoff, a journalist who ran slightly ahead of Perdue in pre-election polls, seemed to take a Jan.