The New York Times writes that the Republicans have dropped tens of millions of {dollars} on “virtually totally unfavorable” promoting marketing campaign. With out a lot as a single optimistic advert between them, Loeffler and Perdue have “crammed the airwaves with scathing assault adverts searching for to color Democrats as radicals basically against the nation’s core ideas and warning that Democratic sway over the Senate would usher in a wave of socialism.”

After all, on the similar time, Donald Trump has sought yet another recount of the state’s outcomes as he continues to trumpet a message of widespread fraud. Not exactly a great message whenever you’re asking your voters to return to the polls for one more go ‘spherical in January.

Nevertheless it’s an interesting, if predictable, posture to take for 2 GOP senators who epitomize the Washington, D.C. swamp tradition Trump has railed towards for the previous 4 years straight. Each Loeffler and Perdue are mired in scandals through which they seem to have used the facility of their public workplace to line their very own pockets.

On the opposite facet of the aisle, Democrats Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock are making the case for why governing truly issues at this crucial second within the nation’s historical past.

“This administration’s success is in our very important nationwide pursuits and the very important curiosity of Georgians,” Ossoff told MSNBC Sunday, saying that the nation cannot afford for Senate Republicans to be a roadblock to containing the pandemic and pushing via financial aid to households and companies. “We’re within the midst of a nationwide disaster.”

Democrats are additionally working to drive turnout amongst youth voters. In a latest TikTok video, Warnock urged any College students For Warnock members and their buddies who’re set to show 18 by Jan. 5 to register to vote.

“If you happen to’re a senior, and also you flip 18 by Election Day, which is January fifth—on or earlier than Election Day, you flip 18—you must register to vote by Dec. 7,” he mentioned. 

The Georgia runoff is Jan. 5. Click on right here to request an absentee ballot. Early in-person voting begins Dec. 14. And REGISTER TO VOTE right here by Dec. 7.