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Democrats Hope For Big Win In Newest Special Election

After bruising losses in four contested special elections, the Democrat Party has turned to a fifth one in Michigan. Jerome Snell III is running against Republican favorite Holly Lambier for class president at Okiedoke High School. 293 more words

National Politics

Georgia Six: As Losses Pile Up, Why Losing is Still Winning for Dems

I’ll come right out and say it. I’ve been incredibly frustrated by the narrative surrounding Jon Ossoff’s loss to Karen Handel in the June 20th special election for Tom Price’s vacated seat in Georgia’s 6th Congressional District. 606 more words

Current Events

Post 18: An Early Christmas Present for Democrats: Jon Ossoff's Loss in the Georgia Sixth

Jon Ossoff campaigning before the special election for Georgia’s sixth district. (Daniel Schwartz, Ossoff for Congress).

Under normal circumstances, a US House of Representatives race garners little attention, and requires only moderate financial support. 493 more words


Georgia and South Carolina

In the election Democrats had the highest hopes for, Jon Ossoff lost to Handel in GA-6. Out of all the special elections, this one had the least impressive result for Democrats. 429 more words


The Democrats' Missing Message

Does the Democratic Party stand for anything other that ‘not Trump’? One has to wonder. Since Donald Trump won the presidency they have lost two special elections. 194 more words


How Handel's Victory Impacts the Possible Impeachment

Click here to read how Karen Handel’s victory in Georgia’s special election might influence the odds of impeaching President Trump.

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Georgia On My Mind

Photo by M. Daniels from TRT World Broadcast

June 20, 2017 – 8:00 am

Today the citizens of the “Georgia 6th” will vote in a special election to replace former Congressional Representative Tom Price, Trump’s pick for Health and Human Services Secretary. 1,046 more words