Stacey Abrams-backed Democrats Sweep Runoff Elections

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Key Points
  • Abrams endorsed three candidates.
  • All three Abrams endorsements won.
  • Democrats are fielding one of the most diverse statewide tickets.
The Gist While the drama surrounding former president Donald Trump and  Georgia’s 2020 election gripped the airwaves yesterday, Georgians lined up to cast votes in Tuesday’s runoff election that cemented the Democratic ticket for the statewide offices of lieutenant governor, secretary of state, labor commissioner and insurance commissioner. The big winners: Candidates backed by Stacey ...

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