Georgia fight for U.S. Senate seat will go to a December runoff

Democratic U.S. Sen. Raphael Warnock and former professional football player and GOP nominee Herschel Walker are in dead heat

By: and - November 9, 2022 4:27 pm
Democratic U.S. Sen. Raphael Warnock, left, and Republican challenger Herschel Walker

Democratic U.S. Sen. Raphael Warnock, left, and Republican challenger Herschel Walker are headed for a December runoff election for a U.S. Senate seat. (Ross Williams/Georgia Recorder)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.

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Ross Williams
Ross Williams

Before joining the Georgia Recorder, Ross Williams covered local and state government for the Marietta Daily Journal. Williams' reporting took him from City Hall to homeless camps, from the offices of business executives to the living rooms of grieving parents. His work earned recognition from the Georgia Associated Press Media Editors and the Georgia Press Association, including beat reporting, business writing and non-deadline reporting. A native of Cobb County, Williams holds a bachelor’s degree in English from Atlanta's Oglethorpe University and a master’s in journalism from Northwestern University.

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