Republican U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson held a thin lead late Tuesday as he tried to win a third term in landmark Wisconsin against Mandela Barnes

a liberal wanting to leave a mark on the world as the state's most memorable Dark representative.

Johnson, one of previous President Donald Trump's greatest sponsor, painted Barnes as "risky" and delicate on wrongdoing

Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., poses for photos with supporters at a election night party in Neenah, Wis., Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022.

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hitting on one of the GOP's greatest mission subjects this cycle as it attempts to win back control of the Senate.

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Not long before 12 PM, with anywhere close to 90% of the normal votes counted, Johnson held a restricted lead.

Barnes, currently the state's most memorable Dark lieutenant lead representative,

 attempted to make the race about fetus removal, featuring Johnson's long help for upsetting Roe v. Swim