Harold V. Jones II wins fifth term in Georgia Senate district representing Augusta

Georgia state Sen. Harold V. Jones II won another term in the General Assembly, defeating Republican challenger Andrew Danielson in Tuesday's elect...

November 9, 2022
6:48 AM

Georgia state Sen. Harold V. Jones II won another term in the General Assembly, defeating Republican challenger Andrew Danielson in Tuesday's election by receiving 70.4% of the vote.With all 60 precincts reporting, Jones received 40,614 votes and Danielson received 17,073.'I'm just happy to win by one vote,' Jones said Tuesday evening. 'Now, it‘s just time to get back to work, to be honest.' Local elections: Georgia election 2022 live updates: Elections conclude in Richmond, Columbia countiesState elections: Georgia election 2022 live updates: Georgia election count begins with governor, Senate races on the lineLIVE: 2022 Columbia, Richmond County Election ResultsPlans for his forthcoming term in Atlanta include forming a subcommittee to examine home health care 'and how to get through all the red tape that exists,' he said, and to redraft a bill he authored addressing food insecurity that passed the Senate last year but stalled in the House.

Joe Hotchkiss