Saxby Chamblis Re-Elected in Georgia – Republican Hold

Saxby Chamblis has won re-election in Georgia, FOX projects, virtually ensuring that the Democrats don’t hit the 60 vote threshold in the Senate to kill a filibuster without Republican crossovers.

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  1. So which Republican Senator is going to grow in office and switch parties?

  2. Tad says:

    I have heard that the early votes in several counties have not been counted in Ga.

    2 million uncounted early votes seems to incredible to be true. Surely that’s an exaggeration but as of this 6 morning local news is still claiming the race is too close to call.