Jon Ossoff: Sen. Perdue Is 'Using His Office To Line His Own Pockets'
Jon Ossoff, Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate in Georgia, says reports of Sen. David Perdue's (R-GA) use of a subcommittee appointment for stock market gains is "flagrant corruption." He tells Lawrence O'Donnell it's "common sense" to prevent senators from trading individual stock to ensure "officials serve us, we who elect them and pay their salaries, and not themselves." Aired on 11/20/2020.
Jon Ossoff, Democratic candidate for US Senate in Georgia, joins Andrea Mitchell to discuss Sen. Perdue's refusal to attend the last Georgia Senate debate and Democrats' goal of flipping Georgia for the first time since 1992. Ossoff says Sen. Perdue "has nothing to run on but disease, unemployment, & personal corruption," adding the importance of combating voter suppression and protecting ballot access in Georgia. Aired on 10/30/2020. Jon Ossoff, Georgia's Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, joins Lawrence O'Donnell to discuss how Sen. Perdue's decision to withdraw from the final debate ahead of the election shows he is "afraid of answering for his record." Aired on 10/30/2020. As Sens. Kelly Loeffler (R-GA) and David Purdue (R-GA) call for the resignation of the state's Republican secretary of state to appease Donald Trump, Georgia's Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate Jon Ossoff says "indulging the president's temper tantrum as he's dragged, kicking and screaming out of the White House, is probably not a good use of time." Ossoff tells Lawrence O'Donnell he's focused on winning Georgia's two Senate races so President-elect Joe Biden can "govern and lead us out of this crisis." Aired on 11/10/2020. ESPN analyst Kirk Goldsberry explains how LeBron James changed his game to extend his reign on the throne into his late 30s. James' shot selection and assists powered the Los Angeles Lakers to their 17th trophy in the 2020 NBA Finals.