Stacey Abrams

Former Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams speaks during the National Action Network Convention in New York, Wednesday, April 3, 2019.
Seth Wenig/AP Photo
April 04, 2019 - 8:48 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat Stacey Abrams says she doesn't expect to decide on a presidential bid until the fall because "the average voter is not paying attention until Labor Day." On MSNBC on Thursday, Abrams also offered support for former Vice President Joe Biden, who has acknowledged that his...
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FEBRUARY 5, 2019 - WASHINGTON, DC: President Donald Trump delivered the State of the Union address, with Vice President Mike Pence and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, at the Capitol in Washington, DC on February 5, 2019.
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Justin Udo
February 05, 2019 - 11:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Drexel University professor weighs in on President Donald Trump's postponed state of the union address he delivered Tuesday night. While the State of the Union had a major focus on building a wall on the country's southern border to combat illegal immigration,...
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After President Donald Trump finishes his State of the Union address, Stacey Abrams will have a turn in the national spotlight when she delivers the Democratic response.
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February 05, 2019 - 10:58 pm
By Clare Foran, CNN (CNN) -- Democratic Party rising star Stacey Abrams sharply criticized the Trump administration and Republican leadership on Tuesday night in her response to the President's State of the Union address. Speaking just after President Donald Trump finished his own speech, Abrams...
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Stacey Abrams
CNN
January 29, 2019 - 2:55 pm
(CNN) — Former Georgia governor candidate Stacey Abrams has accepted an invitation to give the Democratic response to the State of the Union address, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said Tuesday. Abrams has been talked about as a rising star in the Democratic Party. She gained a national...
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This combination of May 20, 2018, photos shows Georgia gubernatorial candidates Stacey Abrams, left, and Brian Kemp in Atlanta.
AP Photos/John Amis, File
November 16, 2018 - 8:08 am
By Bill Barrow and Kate Brumback, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — Stacey Abrams' campaign and legal team is preparing an unprecedented legal challenge in the unresolved Georgia governor's race that could leave the state's Supreme Court deciding whether to force another round of voting. The Democrat...
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In this Nov. 6, 2018, file photo, Georgia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams speaks to supporters about a suspected run-off during an election night watch party in Atlanta.
AP Photo/John Amis, File
November 12, 2018 - 8:54 am
By Bill Barrow, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — His election still undecided, Republican Brian Kemp is proceeding as a victorious candidate and promising to be a governor for all Georgians. That might not be so easy. Should his narrow lead hold over Democrat Stacey Abrams and ultimately send him to...
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Georgia Republican gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp acknowledges supporters early Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, after a long election night in Athens, Ga.
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November 08, 2018 - 11:14 am
By Bill Barrow and Katie Brumback, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — Republican Brian Kemp resigned Thursday as Georgia's secretary of state, a day after his campaign said he's captured enough votes to become Georgia governor, even though his election rival is conceding nothing in one of the nation's...
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Florida gubernatorial Democratic candidate Andrew Gillum gives his concession speech with his wife R. Jai Gillum, running mate Chris King, and his wife Kristen King at Florida A&M University in Tallahassee on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018.
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November 08, 2018 - 9:05 am
By Errin Haines Whack, AP National Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — For all the many successes among candidates of color, the midterm elections also proved to some the enduring power of racism, with minority politicians' intelligence and integrity called into question by their opponents and President...
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Georgia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams speaks to supporters about a suspected run-off during an election night watch party, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Atlanta.
AP Photo/John Amis
November 07, 2018 - 10:22 am
By Bill Barrow and Ben Nadler, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's hotly contested and potentially historic governor's race may not be over yet, with Democrat Stacey Abrams and Republican Brian Kemp awaiting the final accounting of absentee and provisional ballots. With reported votes...
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Georgia Republican gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp speaks during a rally at the Columbia County Exhibition Center in Grovetown, Ga., on Nov. 1.
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November 05, 2018 - 8:42 am
By Bill Barrow and Frank Bajak, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's online voter database morphed into a last-minute curveball in one of the nation's hottest governor's races, with Republican nominee Brian Kemp making a hacking allegation against Democrats just as reports emerged of a gaping...
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