If Ossoff were to finish below the 50 percent threshold - as most Republican and even Democrats expected - he'd then enter a run-off against the second leading vote-getter, in all likelihood a Republican candidate.
The victor replaces Republican Tom Price, who stepped down to serve as Trump's Secretary of Health and Human Services.
The White House has claimed a special election in Georgia in which a young Democrat came first by nearly 30 points, was in fact a "big loss" for the party. Is Tuesday's vote a predictor of Democratic gains in 2018 mid-term elections? "Glad to be of help!"
Ossoff almost pulled off a major upset win in a district comprising some of Atlanta's wealthiest, best-educated suburbs - an area that has been represented in Congress by Republicans for almost four decades.
You just tweeted moments ago to Donald Trump, "thank you for the call this morning".
Democrats mostly consolidated support behind Ossoff, a 30-year-old filmmaker and former congressional aide.
At 84 percent of precincts reporting, Ossoff led with 48.6 percent of the vote, while Handel had 19.5 percent, according to the Associated Press. Indeed, Ossoff ended up winning over 60 percent of the early vote that was reported Tuesday night, and there was speculation on Twitter for a bit that he would win Round 1 outright.
The 6th district encompasses much of suburban Atlanta and until recently was considered a shoe-in for Republicans. If so, Ossoff would win outright in a district that hasn't been represented by a Democrat since 1979, in a race few gave him a serious chance of claiming as recently as February. Trump also recorded a robocall accusing Ossoff of planning to "flood our country with illegal immigrants".
Ossoff said on CNN that Trump was misinformed about his positions and that he was focused on issues affecting the northern Atlanta suburbs, not Washington.
With the slogan "Make Trump Furious", Ossoff aims to galvanize opposition to a president struggling with an approval rating that has not topped 50 percent since he took office on January 20, according to Reuters/Ipsos polling.
The ball was not very high in the air so he could [not] have seen it all the way along. "It's a very unusual goal we conceded". He said: "We hope he produces that level of performance, that would be good".
Pence, his wife Karen and two daughters walked inside the main hall of colorful Senso-ji temple Tuesday as incense burned. US exports to South Korea fell by $1.2 billion, while USA imports from South Korea grew by more than $13 billion.
The Cleveland Browns now own the number one pick, and Cleveland taking a quarterback could be a possibility. Fox Sports writer Dieter Kurtenbach has Mahomes going into the second round to the Arizona Cardinals.
As a Goldman Sachs shareholder myself, I'd be lying if I said I wasn't a bit disappointed with the company's first quarter. Robert Steven Kaplan holds 2,002,500 (0.50% of shares outstanding). (NYSE: BAC) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc .
Special elections will hold particular importance for Democrats this year, as Republicans now control both the House and Senate. The White House downplayed the results of Tuesday's congressional election in Georgia, calling it a major loss for Democrats.
The movie released along with Vidya Balan's highly anticiapted flick "Begum Jaan", and left it far behind in terms of collections. Universal has already announced a ninth and tenth installment of the Furious franchise are planned for release in 2019 and 2021.
Sasikala was named the new party chief but was jailed within weeks after the Supreme Court found her guilty of corruption. Sengottaiyan, who was representing the Sasikala faction, said that there no talks took place regarding Sasikala also.
The platform will initiate a collaboration program between Baidu and other automobile giants and industry leaders. Baidu has invested heavily in the research and development of autonomous driving technology since 2015.
A report in 2015 discovered that over 300,000 veterans may have died before their requests for care had been processed . If the nearest VA clinic is over 40 miles away, then a veteran is allowed to seek outside care as well.
It offers a cinematic experience, delivering video trailers and content screenshots to help customers discover content easily. But you're unlikely to miss it as you will find it easy to use your Chromecast on TV via an Android smartphone.
No-one will want to play Juve after ousting Barca - Bonucci
I'm annoyed we couldn't win the game because we tried with all our strength but we couldn't find the path to their goal". We can expect the same scenario today, but Juventus are little hard to defeat as they7 are much stronger than PSG .
First Woman To Wear A Boston Bib Races Again, 50 Years Later
But while Gibb seemed to pass unnoticed during the run, race director Jock Semple was infuriated and went after Switzer midrace. Switzer ran the marathon wearing the number 261, the same number male participants had tried to rip off her clothing in 1967.