Atlanta-based political strategists weigh in on Georgia midterm election results

Voting location at Smyrna Community Center. (Kaitlin Kolarik/WABE)

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp has been re-elected. He defeated Stacey Abrams in a rematch on Tuesday.

But all eyes remain on the Peach State as Sen. Raphael Warnock and Republican challenger Herschel Walker prepare for a runoff. The U.S. Senate race will be key in determining the balance of power in the 118th Congress. 

On Wednesday’s edition of “Closer Look,” show host Rose Scott talks with Julianne Thompson, a Republican strategist and the president of Main Street Network Strategies, and Fred Hicks, an Atlanta-based political strategist and analyst, about midterm election results and what’s next for Georgia.