• Stacey Abrams says Brian Kemp will beat her in the Georgia governor's race, but calls his 'voter suppression' tactics 'appalling'

    24 days ago - By Chron

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    Republican Brian Kemp will become the next governor of Georgia after his Democratic opponent, Stacey Abrams, ended her bid on Friday evening after a tight and contentious battle.
    Kemp claimed victory with 50.22 percent of the vote - just barely over the 50 percent threshold to avoid a runoff.
    Abrams accused Kemp of "deliberate and intentional" voter-suppression tactics and said she would file suit against the state for "gross mismanagement" of the election.
    Republican Brian Kemp will become the next governor of Georgia after his Democratic opponent, Stacey...
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  • Democrat Stacy Abrams bows out of race for Georgia governor

    24 days ago - By Fast Company

    Republican Brian Kemp-who as secretary of state oversaw the vote counting process-will become the state's new governor.
    Democratic hopeful Stacey Abrams has effectively conceded the Georgia gubernatorial race to secretary of state Brian Kemp after an election and vote count riddled by claims of voter suppression.
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  • Stacey Abrams, Stating She Cannot Win Governor's Race, Will Sue Georgia Over ‘Gross Mismanagement' of Elections

    24 days ago - By Fortune

    Stating she cannot succeed in the contest for Georgia governor due to “deliberate and intentional” voter suppression, Democrat Stacy Abrams said in a public address, “This is not a speech of concession.” Immediately afterwards, she said she plans to file a federal lawsuit challenging Georgia's “gross mismanagement” of elections, according to the Associated Press .
    Abrams fell short on Election Day and in the 10 days since, as votes put her opponent, Republican Brian Kemp, always in the lead. Kemp was the Georgia Secretary of State until his resignation a day after the election. Abrams...
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  • Abrams acknowledges Kemp's victory in governor's race

    Abrams acknowledges Kemp's victory in governor's race

    24 days ago - By Biz Journals

    While not calling it a concession speech, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams acknowledged late Friday that Republican Brian Kemp will be Georgia's next governor.
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