Dylan Wells

Washington, D.C.

Education: University of Chicago, BA in Political Science

Latest from Dylan Wells

Walker’s loss in Ga. spurs new GOP hand-wringing, calls for new strategy

The GOP hand-wringing repeatedly came back to Herschel Walker, one of many inexperienced and polarizing nominees who lost battleground races this year.

December 7, 2022

Warnock beats Walker in Ga. runoff, growing Democrats’ Senate majority

It was a hard-fought victory for Democrats in an increasingly purple state that was central to the party’s gains last election cycle and is expected to be a key battleground in 2024.

December 7, 2022

Warnock targets youth vote in closing runoff pitch

Sen. Raphael Warnock tapped Maxwell Frost to help energize young voters, who say both Democrats and Republicans should be doing more outreach in the runoff.

December 6, 2022

In increasingly purple Georgia, Senate runoff is a high-stakes final test

Georgia remains “culturally red,” said one conservative-leaning voter backing Democratic Sen. Raphael G. Warnock. But “we’re not just partisan machines.”

December 4, 2022

In Georgia runoff, GOP worries about Walker, Trump and party’s future

The Georgia runoff between Raphael G. Warnock and Herschel Walker caps a turbulent midterm election in which voters rejected many candidates tied to Donald Trump.

December 2, 2022

    What’s at stake in the Senate runoff in Georgia

    Tens of thousands of Georgia voters cast their ballots this weekend in the runoff election between Sen. Raphael Warnock (D) and Herschel Walker (R).

    November 30, 2022

    More than 400,000 cast ballots in early voting in Georgia Senate runoff

    Early voting in the Georgia runoff election for Senate is underway, with Democratic incumbent Sen. Raphael G. Warnock casting his ballot in Fulton County.

    November 28, 2022

    Early voters in Georgia head to the polls Saturday for Senate runoff

    Those taking advantage of Saturday voting included college students visiting home for Thanksgiving, police officers and ambulance workers with busy schedules.

    November 26, 2022

    As Republicans worry, Democrats welcome Trump’s shadow in Ga. Senate runoff

    Both Sen. Raphael G. Warnock (D) and Republican Herschel Walker need to persuade their base voters to head back to the polls just four weeks after the general election.

    November 18, 2022

      3 under the radar races we’re watching during midterms

      Campaign reporter Dylan Wells walks through three races that are flying under the radar ahead of Tuesday’s midterm elections.

      November 7, 2022