Michelle Nunn

David Perdue and a Georgia Runoff

Erick Erickson, Red State

Republican U.S. Senate candidate David Perdue could have avoided a runoff in Georgia simply by accepting assistance from other prominent party members in the state, writes Erickson, but arrogance and a go it alone attitude may deprive him of what should have been an easy win.

They Told Me If I Voted for the Estab., This Wouldn't Happen

Leon H. Wolf, Red State

The GOP estab. likes to point out that TEA Party candidates can be bad and unprepared candidates who make missteps in the gen. election. But the evidence doesn't suggest that they're any more so than GOP-E candidates who have a long and storied history of their own missteps. 

NRSC Hits Democrats ... and Rubio On Amnesty

Dan Riehl, Breitbart

Unable to continue to deny the force of anti-amnesty arguments in this year's mid-term elections, the NRSC is out hitting GA Dem. Michelle Nunn for supporting "amnesty." "It's a pretty interesting ad, especially given Repubs. appear to be starting to use immigration as a wedge issue."

GOP Businessman Wins Tough Georgia Senate Runoff

Cameron Joseph, The Hill

Businessman David Perdue (R) has won his hard-fought Senate primary, setting up a general-election battle against charity executive Michelle Nunn (D). Perdue led Rep. Jack Kingston (R-Ga.) by 50.7% to 49.3% with 93 of precincts reporting.