I hadn’t really read much on the election in Georgia’s 6th district Tuesday or the long ensuing weeks prior. We no longer live in the 6th district (and haven’t since we left Georgia for Connecticut in 2010). I really didn’t have much skin in the game.
Over the past weekend, I did ask a couple of friends who still live there about it. They are Karen Handel supporters. They insisted that the recent poll results showing the two candidates in a “dead heat” were misleading.
Tuesday night, I received a New York Times briefing that Handel had won the election in Georgia