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Karen Handel defeats Jon Ossoff in Georgia's 6th District

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Republican Karen Handel won a nationally watched congressional election Tuesday in Georgia, and she thanked President Donald Trump after she avoided an upset that would have rocked Washington ahead of the 2018 midterm elections.

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Republican Handel wins Georgia race, thanks Donald Trump

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The most expensive House race in U.S. history heads to voters Tuesday in suburban Atlanta. More>>

In Georgia, close isn't nearly good enough for Democrats

Winning isn't everything in politics. It's the only thing. More>>

President Trump tweets support for Handel as polls open in District 6

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President Donald Trump is weighing in on the race in Georgia's sixth congressional district by sending out a series of tweets endorsing Republican candidate Karen Handel. 

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5 Things to watch in District 6 high-stakes House special election

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Democrats have been desperate to deal President Donald Trump a real setback at the ballot box for months -- and all their hopes are riding on Tuesday's House election in Georgia.

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Election Day in District 6

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It's Election Day in Georgia's sixth congressional district as Republican candidate Karen Handel will square off against Democrat Jon Ossoff in the race to fill Tom Price's vacated seat.

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One Georgia special election guarantee: Nothing will be resolved

By the time Americans wake up Wednesday, there will in all likelihood be a new representative-elect en route from Georgia's sixth Congressional District to Washington. What that person does upon arrival is pretty much... More>>

Jon Ossoff, Karen Handel campaign day before 6th district election

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Republican Karen Handel and Democrat Jon Ossoff were out campaigning the day before the sixth congressional district runoff race.

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National figures make closing arguments in Georgia race

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A nationally watched Georgia congressional race is in its final stretch, and the candidates are calling on some national figures to excite voters ahead of Tuesday's election. More>>

Early vote tally foretells soaring turnout in most expensive House race ever

More than 140,000 voters had cast their ballots by the time early voting in Georgia closed Friday -- another indication of sky-high turnout in the closely watched runoff for a House seat between Democrat Jon Ossoff and... More>>

Handel, Ossoff appeal to voters in final days before election Video included

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With just three days left until the election, Democrat Jon Ossoff and Republican Karen Handel are working around the clock to appeal to voters in the final days.

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Handel, Ossoff call on help in final days of Georgia race Video included

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A nationally watched Georgia congressional race is in its final stretch, and the candidates are calling on some national figures to excite voters ahead of Tuesday's election.

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Georgia official discounts threat of exposed voter records

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Researcher finds gaping network security hole in website of center that manages Georgia's election, leaving state's 6.7 million voter records, other sensitive files, exposed to hackers. More>>

Karen Handel, neighbors receive suspicious letters containing white powder Video included

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Investigators are trying to determine who sent threatening letters containing a powdery substance to Republican congressional candidate Karen Handel and many of her neighbors in Roswell.

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Showdown in District 6

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Watch segments from a CBS46 News Special Report: Showdown in District 6.

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Ossoff put on heels over national security as Georgia election approaches

Democrat Jon Ossoff's latest television ad has all the hallmarks of a politician put on his heels by his opponents' attacks on his national security bona fides. More>>

Watching Comey from Georgia's 6th district

While all of Washington was focused on former FBI Director James Comey's testimony about his conversations with President Donald Trump, Republicans in Georgia's 6th congressional district were focusing on something closer... More>>

Despite spending big money, District 6 candidates ask for more

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District 6 congressional seat candidates Karen Handel and Jon Ossoff are spending huge amounts of dollars on the race and CBS46 political consultant Bill Nigut says the election has gone from "obscene" to "super obscene".

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Round 2: Candidates square off in second debate for District 6 seat Video included

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Republican Karen Handel and Democrat Jon Ossoff met Thursday morning in their second debate in the race for the congressional seat in District 6. 

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Handel, Ossoff meet in District 6 congressional debate

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Karen Handel and Jon Ossoff are scheduled to meet Tuesday in their first televised debate, two weeks ahead of a June 20 election that has garnered national attention and an avalanche of spending. 

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New ad links Jon Ossoff to controversial Kathy Griffin tweet

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The race for the District 6 congressional seat continues to heat up after a new attack ad targeting Jon Ossoff hit the airwaves, linking him to a recent controversial tweet by comedian Kathy Griffin.

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Actress Alyssa Milano drives Georgia District 6 voters to the polls

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Former "Charmed" actress Alyssa Milano has offered to drive people to the polls for the Georgia District 6 election.

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Everything you need to know about upcoming elections in Georgia

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Secretary of State Brian Kemp has encouraged all Georgians to participate in their local electoral races to ensure that everyone's voices are heard when making state policy decisions.

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