Big Blow to the anti-Trumpers, Ossoff loses, GOP 4 for 4 in special elections

That Ossoff kind of looked like this guy did not help matters.

(From Breitbart)

It was a stunning setback for Democrats nationally, who had poured more than $30 million into the Ossoff candidacy, either through direct funding of his campaign, party expenditures, or independent organization expenditures.

The race to replace Rep. Tom Price (R-GA), now Secretary of Health and Human Services, had originally been considered a “bellwether” test of President Trump’s policies. Instead it quickly became the most expensive Congressional election in American history, a “one-of-a-kind” event, the outcome of which gives the victorious party temporary bragging rights, but perhaps little more.

More than $50 million was spent on the race, with Ossoff enjoying a decided financial advantage over Handel.

The Ossoff campaign raised $23 million as of May 31, according to Federal Election Commission records. The Handel campaign, in contrast, raised only $4.5 million over the same period time.

The vast majority of Ossoff’s contributions came from out-of-state, primarily liberal strongholds in California, New York, and Massachusetts.

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