Raphael Warnock leads Herschel Walker in fundraising for senate race

U.S. Sen. Raphael Warnock, D-Ga., raised more than $9.8 million toward his reelection bid during the fourth quarter of last year, slightly exceeding his third-quarter total and significantly outdistancing Republican rival Herschel Walker. Warnock’s fourth-quarter fundraising results raised total campaign war chest

What is in Joe Biden’s spending bill and how will it affect your family?

President Joe Biden’s revised – but still massive – infrastructure spending bill includes several major wins for Georgia’s two Democratic U.S. senators. The $1.75 trillion reconciliation bill was announced late Thursday morning after days of feverish negotiations among Congressional Democrats.  Notably, according

Herschel Walker has raised $3.7 million in his Senate campaign

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Herschel Walker raised $3.7 million during the first five weeks of his campaign to unseat Democratic incumbent Sen. Raphael Warnock. Contributions to the University of Georgia football great came from nearly 50,000 donors from all 50 states. “Though

Georgia will get $11 billion from infrastructure bill

The U.S. Senate passed a bipartisan infrastructure spending bill Tuesday that would steer more than $11 billion toward highways, transit, airports and electric vehicle charging stations in Georgia. The $1 trillion legislation, which cleared the Senate 69-30 and now moves to the

Who is challenging Raphael Warnock in 2022?

Democratic U.S. Sen. Raphael Warnock has drawn the first Republican challengers in his bid to hold the seat he won in historic fashion during the 2020 election cycle. Latham Saddler, an Atlanta banking executive and U.S. Navy SEAL veteran, opened his candidacy

Blue State: Georgia senators Ossoff and Warnock officially sworn in

U.S. Sens. Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock of Georgia were sworn in Wednesday hours after President Joe Biden was inaugurated the nation’s 46th commander-in-chief. With Georgia’s two new senators now seated, Democrats have control of both chambers in Congress and the White

Warnock defeats Loeffler in Georgia Senate race

A steady trickle of Georgians mostly breezed in and out of polling places across the state for the final day of voting in the state’s high-stakes U.S. Senate runoffs, adding more than 1 million votes to the already 3 million cast before

The Georgia Senate runoff is razor thin as counting continues

The runoff races for U.S. Senate in Georgia looked too close to call late on Election Day, though Democratic candidates Jon Ossoff and Rev. Raphael Warnock held favorable positions with thousands of votes left to be counted in suburban Atlanta counties and

The Sunrise Report: Trump, Kemp and Senate debates

Happy Monday Morning, Georgia! There are 18 days until Christmas, but the news in Georgia hasn’t slowed down. Here’s your rundown of what’s new under the Georgia sun. You may have missed: Catch up on these stories you may have missed over

Will Georgia stay blue in the Senate runoff?

Democrat Joe Biden flipped Georgia with a slim 13,000 vote lead, buoying the spirit of Democrats who have dubbed the state “Joe’gia” and angering President Donald Trump who continues to pursue legal challenges meant to overturn the results. But whether Biden’s win

Kelly Loeffler in self-quarantine after positive coronavirus test

U.S. Senator Kelly Loeffler is self-quarantining after a COVID-19 test came back positive Friday. A second test on Saturday came back inconclusive, according to Loeffler’s campaign, but the senator will follow CDC guidelines and quarantine until retesting is conclusive. The campaign says

Loeffler and Warnock headed for January runoff

U.S. Sen. Kelly Loeffler and challenger Rev. Raphael Warnock appear headed for a runoff in one of two hotly contested Senate seats in Georgia. U.S. Rep. Doug Collins, the firebrand Republican challenging Loeffler for her seat in a free-for-all election, called Loeffler