Election 2022

Georgia's runoff election will take place on Dec. 6, with voters set to vote on a U.S. Senate race between Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock and Republican nominee Herschel Walker, as well as other races in some counties.

Georgia Senate candidates hit campaign trail as Trump factor could again aid Warnock

BY: - November 11, 2022

It’s already started. Sen. Raphael Warnock and Herschel Walker were back on the campaign trail Thursday, two days after an election in which neither of them received a majority of votes. The two are set to face off in a Dec. 6 runoff that is likely to be brutal and expensive. Depending on the outcome […]

GOP on track to control U.S. House, but dozens of races still undecided

BY: - November 10, 2022

Republicans remained on pace to likely wrest control of the U.S. House, even as Democrats picked up a few more victories in close races late Wednesday and into the day Thursday. As of late Thursday afternoon, The Associated Press had called 209 races for Republicans. That put them ahead of Democrats’ 191, and means GOP […]

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John Cole’s Georgia: The Runoff

BY: - November 10, 2022

Georgia’s short runoff election turnaround to spark frenzied ground game to capture U.S. Senate prize

BY: - November 10, 2022

Herschel Walker and Sen. Raphael Warnock may be enjoying a break from their hectic campaign schedules for now, but they will soon be back on the roads and the airwaves hoping to convince Georgians to vote for them in the Dec. 6 runoff election. So will the grassroots organizations that aim to help them. On […]

Biden says midterm elections turned out to be ‘a good day’ for democracy

BY: - November 9, 2022

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden said Wednesday that even though midterm election results have yet to determine which party will control Congress, Democrats had a strong night defending their majority in both chambers. Control of both the U.S. Senate and House remained unclear Wednesday as more than 50 House seats have not been called and […]

Georgia’s sitting Republican office holders ran the table in statewide races Tuesday

BY: - November 9, 2022

Georgia’s U.S. Senate race may be headed for a runoff, but Republicans swept all other statewide races Tuesday and dashed Georgia Democrats’ hopes of building on recent electoral wins to loosen the GOP’s grip on state government. In addition to sending Gov. Brian Kemp back for another term, voters re-elected Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger, […]

Georgia U.S. Senate race headed for a Dec. 6 runoff 

BY: and - November 9, 2022

Updated 5 p.m. Nov. 9.  WASHINGTON — Control of the U.S. Senate once again might hinge on Georgia, as voters in the Peach State will head back to the polls next month in a runoff election. Democratic U.S. Sen. Raphael Warnock and former professional football player and GOP nominee Herschel Walker are in a dead heat in […]

No GOP ‘wave,’ but Republicans could still gain control of U.S. House

BY: , and - November 9, 2022

WASHINGTON — Republicans fell short of their greatest ambitions for major gains in the U.S. House, with control of the chamber still in doubt early Wednesday. Republicans are still likely to narrowly win control of the U.S. House, based on expert projections. But of 20 races rated by elections forecaster Inside Elections as true toss-ups, […]

Abrams concedes as Kemp wins rematch for governor’s mansion

BY: and - November 8, 2022

This story was updated at 1:20 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022.  Republican Gov. Brian Kemp has clinched another term outright and defeated Democrat Stacey Abrams in a nationally watched – and long-anticipated – rematch between the two rivals. Kemp went into Tuesday the favorite to win after consistently leading in the polls. Abrams called Kemp late […]

Midterm voting mostly problem-free in battleground states, voting advocates report

BY: - November 8, 2022

As of Tuesday afternoon, voting across the country has largely gone smoothly without any major issues or incidents of voter intimidation, voting rights advocates said. In counties that did experience problems, which were typical of any Election Day, the incidents were largely attributed to faulty technology and human error. In Maricopa County, Arizona, one of […]

Battle for Georgia Ballot 2022: Ongoing Election Day coverage

BY: - November 8, 2022

The Georgia Recorder staff is fanning out on Election Day to report from precincts, the secretary of state’s war room and from communities that will select winners in some of the most fiercely fought campaigns.

Election Day on the line: Georgia candidates for Senate, governor crisscross state with closing arguments.

BY: and - November 8, 2022

Whether you kept your eyes on the skies, the road or the screen Monday, there’s a good chance they caught a peek of your favorite candidates as they crisscrossed the state in a last-minute bid for votes. Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock’s bus took him to Macon and Columbus, while his Republican rival Herschel Walker’s bus […]

Election 2022

Georgia's runoff election will take place on Dec. 6, with voters set to vote on a U.S. Senate race between Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock and Republican nominee Herschel Walker, as well as other races in some counties.

Deadlines

November 28

Early voting begins for runoff election; last day to request an absentee ballot for runoff election

December 2

Last day for early voting in runoff election

December 6

Runoff election day

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