House passes Equality Act, which would enshrine LGBTQ protections in US labor and civil rights laws
The Democratic-led House passed a bill Thursday that would enshrine LGBTQ protections in the nation's labor and civil rights laws, a top priority of President Joe Biden, though the legislation faces an uphill battle in the Senate.
Democrat Carolyn Bourdeaux wins Georgia 7th Congressional race, AP reports
Carolyn Bourdeaux has won the race for Georgia's 7th Congressional District, the Associated Press reports.
Record number of at least 131 women to serve in the next Congress
106 women will serve in the next U.S. House and 25 women will serve in the next U.S. Senate.
Congresswoman-Elect Nikema Williams talks Georgia's 5th Congressional District, other races
Georgia’s Democratic Party chairperson will soon have a new job. Voters elected her to serve Georgia Congressional District 5, the seat held by the late Rep. John Lewis.
NY elects two openly gay Black men to Congress
New York Democrats Mondaire Jones and Ritchie Torres have become the first openly gay Black men to be elected to Congress.
2020 Election Results: Interactive Georgia map results
Use the map below to view the electoral voting results for Georgia in the 2020 Election.
Lucy McBath wins reelection in Georgia's 6th Congressional District
Democrat Lucy McBath will be serving a second term representing Georgia’s 6th Congressional District, the Associated Press projects.
Called races for U.S. House in Georgia
Ballots continue to be counted, but already there are some winners to announce for U.S. House representing Georgia.
QAnon promoter Majorie Taylor Greene wins seat in Congress
Marjorie Taylor Greene, a Republican businesswoman known to have peddled in racist tropes and baseless QAnon conspiracy theories, has been formally voted in to represent Georgia’s 14th Congressional District on Tuesday.
McBath vs Handel: Rematch for Georgia's 6th Congressional District
Democrat Lucy McBath is vying for a second term in Georgia’s 6th District and is running against Republican Karen Handel, whom McBath unseated in 2018.
Bourdeaux vs McCormick: Battle for Georgia's 7th Congressional District
Republican Rich McCormick seeks to hold on to suburban Atlanta’s 7th District for his party as Democrat Carolyn Bourdeaux tries to win a district she lost by fewer than 500 votes to retiring GOP Rep. Rob Woodall in 2018.
2020 election: Here are the House races to watch
While Democrats have a strong chance of holding onto the House, Republicans still hope to pick up a handful of seats.
Bourdeaux seeks Democratic gain in Georgia’s 7th District
Even after gaining 41 seats in the U.S. House in 2018, Democrats believe there are chances to pick up more this year, including in the fast-growing suburbs northeast of Atlanta that make up Georgia’s 7th Congressional District.
Georgia’s Loeffler and QAnon-supporting candidate set event
U.S. Sen Kelly Loeffler will be hitting the campaign trail again Thursday with fellow Georgia Republican and congressional candidate Marjorie Taylor Greene, who has peddled in racist tropes and baseless QAnon conspiracy theories.
Long lines in Gwinnett County plague voters; local leaders call for action
The Democratic nominee for the 7th District Congressional seat, Carolyn Bourdeaux held a news conference Tuesday with other party officials, calling for the Secretary of state to take action. This comes after long lines plagued many voters Monday on the first day of early voting.
Williams aims to glide by Stanton-King in Georgia district
Republican Angela Stanton-King knows her outspoken support for Donald Trump is dragging down her longshot candidacy in the South’s most Democratic congressional district, but she’s not walking away from the president.
Stay in Congress to be fleeting for Georgia election winner
More than $1 million dollars and 30,000 ballots later, Georgia voters will be sending someone to Congress amid hopes that a month in Washington is worth it.
7 vie to fill remainder of John Lewis’ congressional term
After John Lewis held an Atlanta-centered congressional seat for 34 years, the next occupant may not be a member of Congress for even 34 days.
Georgia’s Williams ducks debate in race for John Lewis’ seat
After state party leaders handed her the Democratic nomination for an Atlanta congressional seat previously held by the late Rep. John Lewis, state Sen. Nikema Williams has declined a debate against her long-shot Republican opponent.
Democratic opponent of GOP QAnon supporter drops out of Georgia U.S. House race
Kevin Van Ausdal, the Democratic candidate for the open U.S. House District 14 seat in northwest Georgia announced Friday he is dropping out of the race against controversial Republican businesswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene.