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In another chapter of drama unfolding in the final week of Georgia’s Senate runoff elections, Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger called out Sen. David Perdue on Fox News for demanding his resignation, which he said led to death threats towards his family.
Two television networks that have aired segments accusing rival voting machine vendors of enabling voter fraud in the presidential election are now walking back those claims after the threat of litigation.
Sixteen people have cast their Electoral College votes for President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris with little fanfare and much significance, the first time Georgia has supported a Democratic candidate since 1992.
"I support a strong public option that's free for the poor, that's affordable for everybody, and that's comprehensive," Senate candidate Jon Ossoff told GPB News' Sarah Rose in a wide-ranging interview.
U.S. Rep. Austin Scott, a Republican from Tifton, has tested positive for COVID-19 — the third GOP congressman from Georgia to contract the novel coronavirus since October.