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Stocks were declining sharply on Monday in intraday trading as Wall Street’s optimism over the rollout of coronavirus vaccines was dashed by a climb in infections and fears of tougher restrictions and lockdowns.

On Tuesday, Jan. 5, Georgia’s runoff races take place. 

Republican Senator David Perdue is facing Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff and Republican Senator Kelly Loeffler is facing Democrat Raphael Warnock. 

So, will this runoff impact the markets?

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