And while she won endorsements from former President Barack Obama, Clinton and EMILY’s List, her contest was among more than 100 hotly contested congressional races, ensuring that she would not endure the counterproductive level of attention that Ossoff got. … [Read more...] about How Lucy McBath Won The Same Georgia District That Jon Ossoff Lost
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"I am in debt, but I am not alone," Abrams wrote last month in an article for Fortune magazine, noting that she borrowed money after college to support her parents. "Debt is a millstone that weighs down more than three-quarters of Americans. It can determine whether we are able to run for office, to launch a business, to quit a job we hate. But it should not — and cannot — be a disqualification for ambition." … [Read more...] about Stacey Abrams made history. But is deeply conservative Georgia ready to elect a black woman governor?
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Abrams, 45, became a national figure last year when she became the first black woman in Peach State history to be nominated for governor. In a close race that was widely disputed, Abrams lost to Kemp by a microscopic 55,000 votes out of more than 3.9 million cast. … [Read more...] about Georgia’s Democrat Abrams Passes on Senate Race
At this point, the only announced Democratic candidate running against Sen. Perdue is former Columbus Mayor Teresa Tomlinson. She is not well-known statewide. Speculation is that defeated congressional candidate Jon Ossoff, who lost a much-watched special U.S. House race in 2017, might consider running in the Democratic primary. … [Read more...] about Georgia Democrat Abrams Passes on Senate Race