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Is Stacey Abrams running for governor of Georgia?


POLITICIAN Stacey Abrams is running for the Governor of Georgia in 2022.

This will be the Abram's second attempt to win the title of Governor of Georgia.

Who is Stacey Abrams?

Stacey Abrams is a Georgia politician and voting rights activist.

Abrams is a member of The Democratic Party and is heavily active in political campaigns and projects.

From 2007 to 2017, she served in the Georgia House of Representatives and became the Minority Leader in 2010 until the end of her tenure.

Abrams spearheads many causes that involve voting rights and election reforms.

Did Stacey Abrams run for governor?

Stacey Abrams was the Democratic candidate during the 2018 Georgia gubernatorial election.

By running, Abrams was the first African-American woman, who belonged to a major political party, to be nominated for governor in the United States.

Abrams lost the election to former Georgia Secretary and Republican Party nominee, Brian Kemp.

In the wake of her 2018 electoral defeat, Abrams started her organizations, Fair Fight Action and The New Georgia, to combat voter suppression.

Will Stacey Abrams make a second bid for governor?

On December 1, 2021, Stacey Abrams declared that she intends to run for Governor of Georgia for a second time.

Abrams stated her plan to earn the Democratic nomination on her Twitter account.

"I’m running for Governor because opportunity in our state shouldn’t be determined by zip code, background or access to power," she stated.

If Stacey Abrams secures the Democratic nomination during the 2022 Georgia gubernatorial election, it will likely be a rematch between her and Georgia Governor Brian Kemp.

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