Ossoff in November 2020
|United States Senator|
|Assumed office |
January 20, 2021
Serving with Raphael Warnock
|Preceded by||David Perdue|
Thomas Jonathan Ossoff
February 16, 1987
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
|Education||Georgetown University (BSFS)|
London School of Economics (MSc)
Thomas Jonathan Ossoff (born February 16, 1987) is an American documentary filmmaker and politician. Ossoff is the Senior United States Senator from Georgia since 2021. He is a member of the Democratic Party.
Ossoff ran against Republican Georgia Senator David Perdue in the 2020 election for United States Senate. He won the election in a run-off race on January 5, 2021. Ossoff is the first Millennial senator to be elected.
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