US Senator Raphael Warnock speaks in Atlanta, Georgia, after a projected win in the US midterm run-off on Tuesday against his Republican challenger Herschel Walker. Photo: Reuters
US Senator Raphael Warnock speaks in Atlanta, Georgia, after a projected win in the US midterm run-off on Tuesday against his Republican challenger Herschel Walker. Photo: Reuters

Democrats broaden US Senate majority with Raphael Warnock run-off victory

  • Democrats’ new outright Senate majority means the party will no longer have to negotiate a power-sharing deal with Republicans
  • The Republican candidate’s defeat bookends the party’s struggles this year to win with flawed candidates cast from Donald Trump’s mould

US Senator Raphael Warnock speaks in Atlanta, Georgia, after a projected win in the US midterm run-off on Tuesday against his Republican challenger Herschel Walker. Photo: Reuters
US Senator Raphael Warnock speaks in Atlanta, Georgia, after a projected win in the US midterm run-off on Tuesday against his Republican challenger Herschel Walker. Photo: Reuters
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