(This cartoon image is by Mike Luckovich in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution
David Perdue and Jack Kingston have been trying for months to show the GOP base that they are the authentic teabagger in the race, and the other was just a poser -- and it looks like they were both successful to a certain extent, because the primary run-off was extremely close. But after all the votes were counted, Perdue squeaked out a win
and is now the GOP's official candidate for the vacant Senate seat. Here are the final results:
David Perdue...............245,493 (50.9%)
Jack Kingston...............236,985 (49.1%)
Now the real campaign can begin, and amazingly, Perdue finds himself behind the Democratic candidate, Michelle Nunn (daughter of former Georgia ...