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Perdue Declines to Debate Ossoff in Crucial Georgia US Senate Runoff

Sen. David Perdue (R-Ga.) on Sunday said he would not debate his Democratic challenger, Jon Ossoff, ahead of closely-watched twin U.S. Senate runoffs in Georgia. “The runoff in Georgia is an extension of the Nov. 3 general election, where 52 percent of Georgians voted against Jon Ossoff and his radical agenda. Perdue had a commanding first place win, outpacing Ossoff by over 85,000 votes—in nearly every other state, Perdue would have been reelected already,” Perdue’s campaign said in a statement. “We’ve already had two debates in this election. In each, Ossoff lied repeatedly, and of course the media failed to hold him accountable. He refused to talk about the issues and could not defend his radical socialist agenda. If Ossoff wants to keep lying to Georgians on TV, he will have to use his out-of-state money to pay for it,” the campaign added. Ossoff took to Twitter to respond. “Looks …