Republicans force runoff in Georgia race

(POLITICO) Georgia Democrat Jon Ossoff, a 30-year-old political novice, fell just short of a shocking victory in a House race that had captured the attention of the political world as a referendum on President Donald Trump.

The results left Democrats hoping for an upset deflated at the ballot box once again, but Ossoff will get another crack at the district in a June runoff, when relieved Republicans are looking forward to a one-on-one race between Republican Karen Handel and the upstart Democrat.

Republicans force runoff in Georgia race
Source: WND