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This is what election night looked like in the epic Georgia runoffs

Bar patrons watch the Georgia runoff election results come in.
Bar patrons watch the Georgia runoff election results come in. (2021 Getty Images)

Georgia’s runoff elections for two U.S. Senate seats happened Tuesday night, and teams from all four campaigns waited nervously for results to trickle in.

Reverend Raphael Warnock beat Sen. Kelly Loeffler and became the first black senator in his state’s history.

The other race, between incumbent Republican Sen. David Perdue against Democrat challenger Jon Ossoff, is still too close to call, but Ossoff currently has a lead over his opponent.

If Ossoff wins, the balance of power will shift from the Republicans to the Democrats.

Due to the pandemic, this election night looked a little different than most. Still, some folks gathered to take in the election night results, hoping their party would come out on top.

Guests waits for election results during a runoff election night party at Grand Hyatt Hotel in Buckhead January 5, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
Guests waits for election results during a runoff election night party at Grand Hyatt Hotel in Buckhead January 5, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images) (2021 Getty Images)
People enjoy happy hour at Pit Boss BBQ as election news is shown on the televisions on January 05, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images)
People enjoy happy hour at Pit Boss BBQ as election news is shown on the televisions on January 05, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images) (2021 Getty Images)
Guests waits for election results during a runoff election night party at Grand Hyatt Hotel in Buckhead January 5, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
Guests waits for election results during a runoff election night party at Grand Hyatt Hotel in Buckhead January 5, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images) (2021 Getty Images)
A supporter celebrates as she watches election results during a runoff election night party at Grand Hyatt Hotel in Buckhead January 5, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
A supporter celebrates as she watches election results during a runoff election night party at Grand Hyatt Hotel in Buckhead January 5, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images) (2021 Getty Images)
People enjoy happy hour at Pit Boss BBQ as election news is shown on the televisions on January 05, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images)
People enjoy happy hour at Pit Boss BBQ as election news is shown on the televisions on January 05, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images) (2021 Getty Images)
People watch the poll tally at G's Midtown bar on January 5, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Megan Varner/Getty Images)
People watch the poll tally at G's Midtown bar on January 5, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Megan Varner/Getty Images) (2021 Getty Images)
People watch the poll tally at G's Midtown bar on January 5, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Megan Varner/Getty Images)
People watch the poll tally at G's Midtown bar on January 5, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Megan Varner/Getty Images) (2021 Getty Images)
Selena C-Payne wears a Black Lives Matter Mask while watching the poll tally at The Gathering Spot on January 5, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Megan Varner/Getty Images)
Selena C-Payne wears a Black Lives Matter Mask while watching the poll tally at The Gathering Spot on January 5, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Megan Varner/Getty Images) (2021 Getty Images)
Signs line a road at a Gwinnett County voting location on January 5, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Megan Varner/Getty Images)
Signs line a road at a Gwinnett County voting location on January 5, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Megan Varner/Getty Images) (2021 Getty Images)
Shatevia Culpepper and her son Micah Smith exit a polling station on January 5, 2021 in LaGrange, Georgia. (Photo by Brandon Bell/Getty Images)
Shatevia Culpepper and her son Micah Smith exit a polling station on January 5, 2021 in LaGrange, Georgia. (Photo by Brandon Bell/Getty Images) (Photo by Brandon Bell/Getty Images)
Guests waits for election results during a runoff election night party at Grand Hyatt Hotel in Buckhead January 5, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
Guests waits for election results during a runoff election night party at Grand Hyatt Hotel in Buckhead January 5, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images) (2021 Getty Images)
Carol Chatman wipes her eyes while watching election results at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Buckhead on January 5, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Brandon Bell/Getty Images)
Carol Chatman wipes her eyes while watching election results at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Buckhead on January 5, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Brandon Bell/Getty Images) (Photo by Brandon Bell/Getty Images)
Supporters react while watching the runoff election results at a night party at Grand Hyatt Hotel in Buckhead on January 5, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Brandon Bell/Getty Images)
Supporters react while watching the runoff election results at a night party at Grand Hyatt Hotel in Buckhead on January 5, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Brandon Bell/Getty Images) (Photo by Brandon Bell/Getty Images)

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