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Hall elections board certifies Jan. 5 runoff election results
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Poll worker Lois Worlock helps a voter Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2021, at the Gainesville 1 precinct at First Baptist Church during the U.S. Senate runoff election. - photo by Scott Rogers

The Hall County elections board voted Friday, Jan. 15, to certify county results from the Jan. 5 U.S. Senate runoffs.

Official results show that Republican incumbent David Perdue received 57,157 votes, or 72%, to Democratic challenger Jon Ossoff’s 21,883, or 28%; and Republican incumbent Kelly Loeffler garnered 56,718, or 72%, to Democratic challenger Raphael Warnock’s 22,296, or 28%.

Also, in the Public Service Commission runoff, results showed Republican incumbent Lauren “Bubba” McDonald received 57,453 votes, or 73%, to Democratic challenger Daniel Blackman’s 20,791, or 27%.

Ossoff, Warnock and McDonald won their respective statewide elections.

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