Democrat Charlie Bailey won a runoff against Kwanza Hall and will face Jones in November.
Ryan Graham will represent the Libertarian Party in November.
In addition to presiding over the Senate, the lieutenant governor can take a leadership role in shaping the state’s policy by appointing members to committees and calling legislation to the floor.
Jones, a state senator from Jackson who has supported Trump’s conspiracy theories that his 2020 election was stolen, has been endorsed by the former president.
Hall has served on the Atlanta City Council and Atlanta school board. Bailey was the the 2018 Democratic candidate for attorney general.
Learn more about the candidates
These candidates, divided by party, participated in the Atlanta Press Club’s debates on May 3. Democratic candidates were invited to participate in a runoff election debate on June 6. Hall declined to participate in either debate. Read our story about debates or watch them on the APC’s Youtube channel: Democrats and Republicans.