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Blackface Scandals Show Why Some Black People Don't Trust Democrats

The party is trying to reach out to black voters, but it doesn't help that white Democrats keep admitting they used to dress in blackface.
Taylor Hosking
2.7.19
midterms

Stacey Abrams Says She'll Run for Office Again

Abrams conceded the Georgia gubernatorial race last week, but she'll be ready to run again—right after she "takes a nap."
Marie Solis
11.19.18
midterms

'It's a Shit Show': The Ground Game in Georgia's Fight to Count Every Ballot

Activists aren't giving up on fighting voter suppression in Stacey Abrams' gubernatorial race against Brian Kemp.
Marie Solis
11.14.18
she's running

White women voters didn't really help with the whole "blue wave" thing

More women than ever ran for political office. Sign up for our newsletter following them.
Carter Sherman
11.14.18
midterms

Stacey Abrams Files Lawsuit Over Uncounted Votes in Georgia Governor Race

Stacey Abrams' campaign is asking election officials to include remaining provisional ballots and some rejected absentee ballots in the final tally in her race against Republican Brian Kemp.
Marie Solis
11.12.18
midterms

The midterms aren't over yet. Here are the races still in play.

More than a dozen congressional races haven't been decided yet.
Carter Sherman
11.10.18
midterms

Lucy McBath Defeats Karen Handel, Flipping Historically Red District in Georgia

After a recount delayed results, Lucy McBath has declared victory over Karen Handel, flipping a contentious congressional seat Democrats lost in 2017.
Marie Solis
11.8.18
Georgia governor's race

Brian Kemp finally resigned as Georgia secretary of state, but he's not governor yet

The ballots are still being counted, and Stacey Abrams has refused to concede
Emma Ockerman
11.8.18
midterms

Two of Georgia's Most Anticipated Races Left Hanging in the Balance

Congressional candidate Lucy McBath and gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams concluded their results parties early Wednesday morning with no definitive results in their races.
Marie Solis
11.7.18
Stacey Abrams

Georgia Democrat Stacey Abrams won’t concede until all the ballots are counted

“Votes remain to be counted. Voices waiting to be heard.”
David Gilbert
11.7.18
midterms 2018

Georgia voters in key districts showed up to malfunctioning machines and hours-long waits

The problems were reported at polling stations in counties near Atlanta which have large black and Democrat populations.
Leo Juarez
Tess Owen
Alexandra Jaffe
11.6.18
midterms

Georgians 'Overwhelm' the Polls Despite Voter Suppression Anxiety

At times the specter of mass voter disenfranchisement has tempered the palpable enthusiasm and excitement suffusing Georgia this election cycle.
Marie Solis
11.6.18
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