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Stacey Abrams Files Lawsuit to Force Georgia Counties to Accept Rejected Ballots

Georgia Democrat gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams filed a lawsuit in federal court Sunday in the hopes she could legally force a runoff election in her race against rival Republican gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp. Abrams, who has not conceded to Kemp despite him gaining 50.3 percent of the vote with 100 percent of precincts reporting as of Monday afternoon, filed a lawsuit Sunday to block two counties from rejecting provisional and absentee ballots with slight errors, the Washington Post reported. The lawsuit also calls for county officials to accept provisional ballots…

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Brian Kemp Camp Rips Stacey Abrams for Refusing to Concede: ‘A Disgrace to Democracy’

Georgia Republican Brian Kemp’s campaign on Saturday lambasted Democrat rival Stacey Abrams over her refusal to concede in the state’s gubernatorial race. “Stacey Abrams’ antics are a disgrace to democracy and completely ignore the will of the people,” campaign communications director Ryan Mahoney said in a statement. “Georgia voters have spoken. It’s time for Abrams to listen and concede immediately.” “This is not how America works. Brian Kemp earned a clear victory on Tuesday night and holds a sizable lead as remaining provisional and military ballots are counted,” the statement continued. Further,…

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***Live Updates*** 2018 Midterm Election Results

Welcome to the Breitbart News LiveWire of the 2018 midterm elections. Democrats need to pick up 23 seats to take back the House of Representatives and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), who is looking to regain her Speakership, said earlier in the day that she is 100% certain that Democrats will win back the House. As David Axelrod said on CNN, Trump will either win the House tonight or retiring House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) will lose it. Democrats are less optimistic about taking back the Senate, especially after…

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Georgia Governor Poll: Republican Brian Kemp Leads Democrat Stacey Abrams by 12 Points

Republican gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp is leading Democrat Stacey Abrams in a new poll just days before the Georgia governor’s election. Kemp has broken away with a 12-point lead against Abrams in a Trafalgar Group poll of about 2,200 likely voters in Georgia. The poll reveals that nearly 50 percent of voters are decided on Kemp while only 35.9 percent say they will vote for Abrams. Another nearly three percent of voters say they are leaning towards voting for Kemp, while 4.2 percent are leaning towards Abrams. Less than four…

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Massive Crowd Comes for Trump’s Late-Election Push in Georgia

MACON, Georgia — It was a rally like no other in Peach State history for a midterm election. As the late Larry Munson, who called University of Georgia football games on the radio for decades, might have said, “President Donald Trump stepped on the record books with a hobnail boot and broke their bindings.” Several thousand lined up hours early to see Trump make his closing argument for Georgia Republican gubernatorial nominee Brian Kemp, who faces Democratic gubernatorial nominee Stacey Abrams on Tuesday. (Jeff Poor/Breitbart News) The president emphasized the importance…

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Armed Black Panthers Lobby for Democrat Gubernatorial Candidate Stacey Abrams

Breitbart News has obtained photographs of members of the New Black Panther Party wielding weapons and holding signs supporting Democrat gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams, a leftist who hopes to be the first black female governor in Georgia. This comes on the heels of Oprah Winfrey’s visit to the state on Abrams behalf where she said the Democrat refuses to allow the sacrifices of those who were “lynched” and “oppressed” to be “in vain.” The photos show the men, dressed all in black, with the Black Panther logo on their clothing and…

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GA Dem Gov Hopeful Abrams: GOP Opponent Brian Kemp Is ‘Desperate’ — He Knows ‘We Are Going to Win’

Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union,” Democratic Georgia gubernatorial nominee Stacey Abrams said her Republican opponent and current Secretary of State of Georgia Brian Kemp was “desperate” because he knew she was “going to win.” Partial transcript as follows: TAPPER: I want to bring your attention to something that you might not know about, because I think it just came out. The Georgia Secretary of State’s office, that’s your opponent, Brian Kemp, they’ve just announced they’ve opened an investigation into the democratic party of Georgia for a possible alleged cyber…

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Watch: Oprah Invokes Lynching, Oppression in Campaign Speech for Stacey Abrams

In a Thursday speech in the Republican-leaning suburbs of Atlanta, Georgia, Oprah Winfrey urged voters to make history by backing Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams in next week’s election, saying she refuses to allow the sacrifices of those who were “lynched” and “oppressed” to be “in vain.” Oprah: “I’m here today because of the men and because of the women who were lynched, who were humiliated, who were discriminated against, who were suppressed, who were repressed and oppressed … I refuse to let their sacrifices be in vain.” pic.twitter.com/9ijjOWkLv5 — NBCBLK…

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