White House Worries About Kelly Loeffler’s Senate Prospects in Georgia

Because the field is so crowded, Georgia officials expect no candidate to get a majority, forcing a runoff. And the president’s team is planning to stay out of the race until the runoff approaches, which wouldn’t be until January 2021, according to the people briefed on the discussions. That decision has been made despite the general preference of the Senate majority leader, Mitch McConnell, that the party back its incumbents, and despite the Republican Senate campaign arm spending money to support Ms. Loeffler.

Article source: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/05/22/us/politics/kelly-loeffler-georgia-senate-trump.html

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