Gov. Brian Kemp will make the announcement Wednesday morning that Atlanta businesswoman Kelly Loeffler will be his interim pick for U.S. Senator to replace the retiring Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-GA).  Georgia GOP chairman David Shafer is expected to attend the event.

Georgia’s Congressional Delegation has been alerted today with other key GOP officials across the state.  Senator David Perdue (R-GA) is expected to welcome the new interim Senator.

News also broke that the National Republican Senatorial Committee will support Loeffler and treat her as a full incumbent, which could help ward off any GOP candidates considering a challenge next November.

More to come…



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