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AJC CONTINUING COVERAGE SENATE RACE; ; In Senate race, two Republicans seek Trump's backing

Jan 30, 2020 - The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

With president's support expected to be crucial , Collins, Loeffler pledge loyalty as campaign heats up.

Surrounded by Republican lawmakers on the White House lawn, President Donald Trump singled out a new face Wednesday as he signed a sweeping trade deal into law: Georgia U.S. Sen. Kelly Loeffler.

"Congratulations, Kelly. They already like you a lot," the president said, nodding to the Republican senator. "That's what the word is."

The race for Loeffler's U.S. Senate seat is s...