Republican hopes fade as Warnock momentum picks up in Georgia
Sen. Raphael Warnock and Republican Herschel Walker barnstormed Georgia in a final plea for votes amid signs of growing momentum for the Democratic incumbent — and fading GOP hopes — ahead of Tuesday’s runoff.
Both parties are expecting a close outcome on Tuesday in the closely divided state. After a November election that defied expectations in countless races around the country, a Walker victory is not out of the question.
But from Warnock’s first-place finish in the first round of voting to scattered polling and temperature checks of Democratic and GOP operatives,...