Category: Stacey Abrams

Live Results: Democrat Raphael Warnock defeats Republican Herschel Walker in the Georgia Senate runoff

Getty; Marianne Ayala/Insider Raphael Warnock defeated Herschel Walker in the Georgia Senate runoff election. Warnock has now earned a full 6-year time period; Walker had sought to knock off the incumbent Democrat. With Warnock’s win, Democrats can have a 51-49 majority and be less reliant on Manchin and Sinema. Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock defeated Republican Herschel Walker on Tuesday in Georgia’s US Senate runoff, capping…

Stacey Abrams spent more than $1.2 million on security leading up to her loss in the Georgia governor’s race

Former Georgia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams speaks to the press earlier than the Democratic presidential major debate in Atlanta, Georgia, on November 20, 2019. Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP by way of Getty Images) Stacey Abrams’ marketing campaign directed most of its security spending to an Atlanta-based agency. The agency, Executive Protection Agencies, has additionally labored for an Abrams-tied advocacy group. Lawmakers and candidates have…

Cobb County, a longtime GOP stronghold, will be critical for Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock in Georgia’s December runoff

Sen. Raphael Warnock speaks at his Election evening occasion in Atlanta, Georgia, on November 8, 2022. AP Photo/John Bazemore Cobb County, a one-time GOP stronghold, is now critical for Democrats working statewide in Georgia. As of Wednesday, Warnock has a 57%-40.5% countywide lead over Walker in the Senate contest. Warnock’s sturdy suburban help will be key as he once more faces Walker in a Dec….

Results: Republican Gov. Brian Kemp defeats Democrat Stacey Abrams in the Georgia gubernatorial election, a rematch of their 2018 contest

Paras Griffin/Getty, Insider Republican Brian Kemp gained a second time period as Georgia’s governor. Stacey Abrams sought to oust Kemp from workplace in a rematch of their 2018 gubernatorial contest. Kemp touted his conservative file as governor, whereas Abrams needs a new strategy in Atlanta. Georgia Republican Gov. Brian Kemp, defeated Democrat Stacey Abrams in Georgia’s gubernatorial election. Polls closed in the state at 7…

Jill Biden holds the key to the nation’s political future as her husband weighs re-election in 2024

First girl Jill Biden. STEFANI REYNOLDS/AFP by way of Getty Images Jill Biden has veto energy over her husband working for reelection in 2024, allies say. But she’s not anticipated to use it. She helps his intention to run. She’s been touting his achievements, hoping he’ll win a “few more partners in Congress” in November. Political advisors had been in Jill Biden’s front room for…