Sen. Kelly Loeffler campaigns in Columbus with just over a week until runoff

Updated: Dec. 27, 2020 at 5:21 PM EST
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COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - As we head into the final week of early voting before the U.S. Senate runoffs, Senator Kelly Loeffler is campaigning in Columbus.

The senator, who is facing off against Rev. Raphael Warnock, is encouraging Columbus voters to head to the polls and help keep the Senate in the hands of the Republicans.

Sen. Loeffler is encouraging her supporters to get out and vote during her “Senate Firewall” rally on the DoubleTree’s patio Sunday.

News Leader 9′s Brennan Reh got the chance to sit down with the Republican senator before the rally who says she has stayed focused on delivering results for the Peach State throughout this year which she says includes helping being $47 billion of relief to Georgians during the pandemic prior to the newest stimulus relief bill.

“Helped bring $15 billion to small businesses that saved a million and a half jobs. Those are the type of results that I’ve delivered this year. I’ve recently introduced a healthcare plan to protect pre-existing conditions and lower the cost of healthcare because Obamacare has roughly doubled our premiums and increased the deductibles,” said Sen. Loeffler.

Warnock’s campaign released the following statement on her visit saying, in part:

Early voting runs through Dec. 31. Election Day is Jan. 5.

Watch the full event in the video below.

Sen. Loeffler campaigning in Columbus

WATCH LIVE: Sen. Kelly Loeffler holding campaign rally in Columbus.

Posted by WTVM News Leader 9 on Sunday, December 27, 2020

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