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Black Organizers Delivered Democrats Control of Congress

Posted on AllSides January 8th, 2021
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elections, Georgia Senate Runoff, black organizers
ANALYSIS

As returns for Georgia’s Senate runoff came in on Tuesday night, it was clear what was happening. After considerable back-and-forth in November and December about just how much President-elect Joe Biden owed his electoral victory in the state to white suburban voters, control of the Senate was being unequivocally driven by Black turnout. The Democratic candidates, Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff, were outperforming Biden. And, once again, voters of color were in the process of flipping a red state.

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