Why Kemp formalized Georgia’s election despite Trump’s pushback

On his message do you have for the Republican base – particular Trump supporters – upset with his decision and the outcome of this race:

“First of all, I’d tell them I am following the law. That’s what I told them I’d do when I took my oath. I’m frustrated with the outcome, but we’ve got to focus on the firewall in the U.S. Senate and voting Sens. David Perdue and Kelly Loeffler back to Washington to stop the drastic measures Democrats have embraced over the years.

“It is literally the one check we have left in the checks and balances in our country. I think we can send the strong message that Georgia is not a blue state.”