Voters will go to the polls Tuesday for a runoff election to decide who will fill a Georgia Senate seat representing parts of DeKalb, Rockdale and Newton counties.
The winner of the election will represent Senate District 43, which covers about 173,000 residents.
Van Ness and Anderson were the two leading candidates among eight people on the ballot during a Nov. 3 special election.
The Senate seat became vacant in July when Gov. Nathan Deal appointed Sen. Ronald Ramsey, D-Lithonia, to become a judge in DeKalb County State Court’s Traffic Division.
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