Election Day voting in the crucial Georgia Senate runoff kicked off Tuesday morning, with voters in the state set to decide the balance of power in Washington, D.C.

At least 3 million people have already cast early votes in the Georgia runoff elections, in what has been a two-month sprint.

Both Georgia Senate seats – and control of the chamber – will be up for grabs today as Sens. David Perdue and Kelly Loeffler aim to hold off Democrats Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock.

Polls in Georgia opened at 7 a.m. ET today and will remain open through 7 p.m.

Georgia runoffs fast factsIf Republicans win one or both of those seats, the party will retain a slim majority in the Senate.President Trump and President-elect Joe Biden held dueling rallies in the state on Monday.

The runoff elections have gripped national attention and were necessary after no candidate won more than 50% of the vote in the Nov. 3 election.

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