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"It is with humility that I thank the people of Georgia for electing me to serve you in the United States Senate", Ossoff said after The Associated Press declared him the victor. David Perdue and Kelly Loeffler.

During his victory speech early Wednesday morning, Senator-elect Raphael Warnock paid tribute to his mother and her journey from growing up in the Jim Crow South to voting for her son.

The Sunrise Movement has already told Democratic Senate leaders it expects "an enormous green spending bill on day one", Kyte said - and that desire for rapid change may be at odds with efforts to sell climate action to a broader US audience.

With the election of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris past year and now with the new Democratic senators, Georgia has a solidly Democratic state at the federal level.

While Warnock becomes the first black senator in state history, Ossoff is the first Jewish Georgia senator and the youngest member of the chamber.

Democrats-and Black voters especially-went back to the polls more than Republicans did. Many voters decided election day was the best bet.

If passed, the MORE Act is expected to encourage investors and larger corporate entities that have previously been hesitant to become involved in the USA cannabis industry due to federal prohibition, potentially providing a boost to the sector and the wider economy.

The results would give Democrats narrow control of both chambers of Congress, making it easier to appoint liberal-leaning judges and advance legislative priorities from coronavirus relief to climate change when Biden takes office on January 20. We're going to have to be more bipartisan.

Georgia Democrat Jon Ossoff wins run-off election, giving party control of US Senate

[Photo: courtesy Future Coalition] Other youth-led organizations also engaged young voters through TikTok and Instagram, along with texting, phone calls, and working with voters to help "cure" ballots with issues such as missing or mismatched signatures.

In the meantime, Krane advises cannabis businesses to start preparing for the possibility of banking reform and even changes to 280E, which could come before any major descheduling or legalization efforts make it through Congress. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, who will soon become the Senate Majority Leader, stated this week, "I said what I said about the checks".

Democrats invested large sums of money and personnel into Georgia, largely spurred by demographic shifts in the state over the past few years.

"Georgia needed change. Georgia demanded change".

Lopera was impressed with the way the Democrats organized their campaign.

"I think the Democratic Party did a really good job on marketing themselves", she said. "I know people who did phone banks". Riled up by the president's unfounded accusations of election fraud, a violent mob of Trump supporters stormed the capitol in Washington D.C., while militia gathered outside capitol buildings in other states, including Georgia. Current Vice President Mike Pence has cast 13 tie-breakers, more than any No. 2 in the modern era of the upper chamber, according to the Senate.

Senate Republicans, including their leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, have balked at the price tag of past stimulus packages and objected to House Democrats' green spending plans. He thanked the "protestors", said he loved them, called them "special" and then asked them to go home.

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