According to the Atlanta Journal, after the Republican senator withdrew from Sunday’s scheduled event, the Georgia State Senate between Georgia Senator David Perdue (R) and Democrat Jon Ossoff (Jon Ossoff) finally The debate was cancelled on Thursday, so he can meet with President Trump.
Why it matters: The competition between Perdue and Ossoff may be crucial in determining which party controls the U.S. Senate. The “Cook Political Report” rated the game as “toss”.
What are they talking about: Osoff tweeted on Thursday: “Senator Perdue has just cancelled our final debate.”
- “In the debate last night, thousands of people saw Perdue calling him on his record of blatant corruption, widespread illness and economic destruction without any answers. Senator, I am ashamed of you.”
the other side: John Burke, a spokesman for Perdue, told AJC that he would instead join Trump’s campaign rally in Rome.
- Burke added in a statement to local media: “It’s as lovely as listening to another Jon Ossoff debate about the lies of the people of Georgia, Senator Perdue will Won’t participate.”
- The presidential campaign has not officially announced the rally.