- U.S. Senator Kelly Loeffler will no longer oppose certain states' Electoral College votes from being certified.
- She made the announcement in a floor speech after a day of violence at the U.S. Capitol.
- Senator Kelly Loeffler released a statement denouncing the rioters who breached the U.S. Capitol Building.
- Bobby L. Christine has been named Acting U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Georgia.
- This comes in addition to his current role as U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Georgia.
- The Georgia Department of Public Health confirmed the state's first case of COVID-19 variant B.1.1.7.
- This variant has been found to be significantly more contagious.
- However, evidence so far has not shown the variant to be more severe or deadly.
- Monday was a bad one for the credibility of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
- The AJC published a puff piece on a campaign rally for Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock that featured rapper 'BRS Kash.'
- Kash has openly joked about rape, and his hit song does not make this revelation a surprise.
- Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger's office sent letters to 8,000 individuals, warning them of Georgia's elections laws related to residency.
- These individuals appear to be living outside of the state while having requested absentee ballots for the January 5 runoffs.
- Republican and Democratic leaders in the House and Senate have struck a COVID-19 relief deal.
- The package will help hardworking Georgia families, small businesses and much more.
- Senators Loeffler and Perdue championed providing more relief to the Peach State while Democrats played politics.
- VP Mike Pence will hold two more Georgia rallies on Thursday.
- Facebook will allow political ads to resume, but only in and about Georgia.
- Georgia's largest HBCU receives its largest ever gift.
- Raphael Warnock's oppo file is historic.
- And several top headlines of the day.
- The Cleveland Indians announced on Monday that they will change their name and rebrand.
- Now, there is renewed pressure on the Atlanta Braves to do the same.
- Senators David Perdue and Kelly Loeffler oppose any such renaming of the Braves.
- Georgia electors cast all 16 of the state's Electoral College votes for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris.
- In-person early voting began on Monday for the January 5 runoff contests.
- Senators David Perdue and Kelly Loeffler continue to stress that the stakes are as high as possible.
- Why don't we have an updated voter registration list from the secretary of state?
- UGA won't play Vandy; can they find a new opponent for Saturday?
- And a slew of can't miss headlines to catch you up on Peach State news.