"What we learned from Stacey Abrams, and what Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff were able to do in Georgia – it's all about organizing on the ground and you can't just do it right before the election. It has to be continuous," new DNC Chair Jaime Harrison says of the Democrat Party
Vice Pres. Kamala Harris swears in new Sens. Alex Padilla, Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock—giving Democrats the majority in the Senate.
Sens. Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock walked into the U.S. Senate chamber together Wednesday evening, both wanting to double-check that they followed correct procedures in casting votes for the first time.
Hours after being sworn in, Vice President Kamala Harris performed one of her first official duties, swearing in three senators: Jon Ossoff, D-Ga., Raphael Warnock, D-Ga., and her own successor, Alex Padilla, D-Calif.
VP Kamala Harris has sworn in newly elected Senators Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock of Georgia, as well as her replacement Alex Padilla. Padilla will serve for the final two years of Harris' term. The Senate is now split 50-50; Harris has the tie-breaking vote.
BREAKING: Democrat Jon Ossoff has defeated GOP incumbent David Perdue in Georgia’s runoff, reports @AP . With Raphael Warnock’s win, the Senate is now split 50-50, and VP-elect Kamala Harris will have the tie-breaking vote.
“Send me these two men and we will control the Senate, and we will change the lives of people in Georgia,” President-elect Biden says while campaigning for US Senate candidates Jon Ossoff and Rev. Raphael Warnock in Atlanta.