Multiple media outlets are reporting tonight that former U.S. Senator David Perdue will challenge incumbent Brian Kemp for governor of Georgia:

According to Politico, the official announcement can come “as early as Monday”:

And Axios reported that Purdue “could expect an endorsement from” former President Trump:

As for the race itself, the Cook Political Report moved it to “Toss Up” from “Lean R” on Friday:

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Editor’s note: We’ve corrected a typo in the headline. 

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