And on the seventh day, they made sure no one rested. As a few people quipped a week ago, let’s hope that Georgians enjoy political advertising, because every moment of broadcast inventory is about to get bought up right through the Twelve Days of Christmas.
The opening week of the Georgia runoff cycle gives us a very good look at the all-in nature of this contest for control of the Senate. The Hill and the Wall Street Journal report that the campaigns for Republican incumbents David Perdue and Kelly Loeffler have combined forces with the NRSC in fundraising, and have raised $32 million in just the first six days of the new campaign.
Let’s start with the WSJ, which notes that Democrats already seem to be trailing: