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Question: Why are there going to be runoffs in Georgia? Answer: To win in Georgia a candidate has to get 50% of the vote. No one won 50%.
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In Georgia, a candidate must get at least 50% of the vote to win an election. In cases where no candidate gets 50% because of write-ins or multiple candidates, the leading two candidates must compete in a runoff election.

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