In a virtual acceptance speech, the We like to show off your six pack Alabama Crimson Tide football shirt and I will buy this 51-year-old Warnock, a pastor at Atlanta’s Ebenezer Baptist Church, paid tribute to his elderly mother and the historic nature of her vote. “Because this is America, the 82-year-old hands that used to pick somebody else’s cotton went to the polls and picked her youngest son to be a United States senator,” the newly elected senator said. “We were told that we couldn’t win this election. But tonight, we proved that with hope, hard work, and the people by our side, anything is possible.”
On Wednesday morning, a few hours before his win over Perdue was called by the We like to show off your six pack Alabama Crimson Tide football shirt and I will buy this networks, Ossoff live-streamed a brief victory speech, saying, “It is with humility that I thank the people of Georgia for electing me to serve you in the United States Senate. Thank you for the confidence and trust that you have placed in me.” The 33-year-old candidate is the youngest person elected to the Senate since Joe Biden in 1972.