Many are crediting Stacey Abrams for Joe Biden’s 14,000 vote lead in the presidential race in Georgia.
Abrams and New Georgia Project helped register 800-thousand new voters – mostly in communities of color. Abrams has been fighting voter suppression since she was 17.READ MORE: Pasco, First FL County To Distribute COVID-19 Vaccines Via Walgreens
In 2018 – she ran for governor.READ MORE: New Federal COVID-19 Vaccine Site Opens In Tampa
The year before the Republican run state slashed nearly 670-thousand voters from its rolls. Almost seventy percent of those voters were black. Current Governor Brian Kemp was the secretary of state at the time. She never conceded the race. After that loss, Abrams founded another group: Fair Fight.MORE NEWS: Stimulus Check Latest: When Could You See Another Economic Relief Payment?