ATLANTA (AP) — Republican Brian Kemp is set to be sworn in as Georgia’s 83rd governor Monday in Atlanta. The former Georgia secretary of state rose from underdog status to clinch a Republican.. Seattle Times - Published
How you respond after setbacks is what defines your character. Stacey Abrams was the first black woman in the history of the United States to be nominated by a major party for governor -- she lost that..
Sit down with black women in Atlanta as the year ends, and two names dominate political conversations: Mrs. Obama and Ms. Abrams, and what they revealed in 2018 about how power is gained and thwarted. NYTimes.com - Published
Stacey Abrams captured the imaginations of millions by coming this close to winning the Georgia gubernatorial race, a feat which doubtless helped her to become the “Most Googled Politician of.. Mediaite - Published
About 1 in 5 Georgia voters participated in this month's statewide runoff election, a steep decline from the 57 percent of voters who cast ballots in the November election for governor between.. ajc.com - Published
Atlanta, like much of the rest of the country, were interested in Georgia politics and Peach State-filmed flicks, according to Google's annual reveal of the year's top-trending searches. Alphabet.. bizjournals - Published
Democrat Stacey Abrams is using the momentum of the Georgia gubernatorial race to draw attention to "systemic voter suppression" and a flawed electoral system – but is a federal lawsuit the best.. Christian Science Monitor - Published
Milledgeville, Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Georgians remain positive about the state’s economy and say education and healthcare rank as the top issues facing the state, according to a recent.. GlobeNewswire - Published
Georgia officials are on the cusp of certifying Republican Brian Kemp as the winner of the gubernatorial race, but Democrat Stacey Abrams refuses to back down. In an unprecedented move, Ms. Abrams and.. Christian Science Monitor - Published
Watch VideoOn Tuesday, Republican Brad Raffensperger won the runoff vote for Georgia Secretary of State, defeating former Democratic congressman John Barrow.
It was an election that many.. Newsy - Published
Watch VideoThe race for Georgia secretary of state advanced to a runoff vote Tuesday, and many Democrats are viewing the election as a proxy rematch of the governor's race between Brian Kemp and Stacey.. Newsy - Published
Watch VideoFrom Mike Espy in Mississippi to Beto O’Rourke in Texas, Democrats fell short in high profile races in the South. But the races were more competitive than normal, and politicos say that.. Newsy - Published
NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with Professor Richard Hasen of the University of California, Irvine, about the lawsuit that allies of Stacey Abrams filed accusing Georgia of disenfranchising voters. NPR - Published
Watch VideoA political action group backed by Democrat Stacey Abrams filed a federal lawsuit that calls for big changes to Georgia's election system.
This comes nearly two weeks after Abrams ended.. Newsy - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
An organization backed by Stacey Abrams, who lost her bid for governor, filed a federal lawsuit alleging voter suppression in Georgia. Brian Kemp, the governor-elect, has said the state has protected.. NYTimes.com - Published
A group started by Georgia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams filed a federal lawsuit, alleging the secretary of state’s office and the state election board systematically blocked black.. Wall Street Journal - Published
Advocates for Democrat Stacey Abrams filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday alleging far-reaching U.S. voting rights violations during the Georgia governor's contest she lost this month to a Republican who.. Reuters - Published
A political organization backed by Democrat Stacey Abrams filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday challenging the way Georgia's elections are run, making good on a promise Abrams made as she ended her bid to.. CBC.ca - Published
A federal lawsuit backed by former Democratic candidate for governor Stacey Abrams will attempt to overhaul the state’s elections, alleging “gross mismanagement” after Georgians suffered long.. ajc.com - Published
Fair Fight Action, a group founded by Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams, is holding a press conference to talk about the federal lawsuit they're planning to file today over Abrams' loss.. USATODAY.com - Published
ATLANTA (AP) — After losing close governor's races in Georgia and Florida, Stacey Abrams and Andrew Gillum are joining other black leaders to oppose one of President Donald Trump's picks for a.. New Zealand Herald - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
Article by WN.Com Correspondent Dallas Darling “When no one has done what you want to do, it’s hard for people to see that it can be done.” – Stacey Abrams There are speeches, and then there.. WorldNews - Published