Georgia Republicans believe President Trump’s assistance is vital in the Jan. 5 runoff races of Republican Sens. Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue and that his continuing focus on reversing his own electoral defeat is harming their chances.
“The fact is, we have to move on past the presidential. And we need the president to rally the troops for the senators,” said one longtime Georgia GOP operative. “The debates and continuing fighting over our electoral votes is distracting from the election that is still ongoing: One is done. One is to come. And we’re focused on what is done.”
Trump “is key,” this person said. “We don’t want Republicans to