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Stacey Abrams: Republicans Don’t ‘Know How To Win With out Voter Suppression’

Former Georgia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams mentioned Monday that “Republicans have no idea the best way to win with out voter suppression as one among their instruments.”

Abrams, who claimed she misplaced her 2018 race in opposition to then-Secretary of State Brian Kemp within the gubernatorial race due to voter suppression, made her feedback on CNN’s “New Day.” 

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Abrams: ‘We Are Going To Work To Mitigate Voter Suppression’

CNN host Jim Sciutto mentioned to Abrams, “I wish to ask you an enormous image query right here as a result of, you already know, the president nonetheless denies the result of this election and Republicans across the nation drawing on that to already start writing up voting restrictions, proper, to deliver again among the voter growth measures we noticed on this cycle, together with mail-in ballots, et cetera.”

Sciutto continued, “Do you see that effort ticking up once more after this cycle in state legislatures across the nation the place, frankly, Republicans have an infinite benefit? And, in that case, what are you going to do about it?””

Abrams replied, “We’re going to do what we’ve been doing, which is we’re going to work to mitigate voter suppression.”

 

Abrams went on about voter suppression:

“You’re completely proper that when voter suppression was placed on its heels within the 2020 election, by the work of Truthful Struggle 2020 and different organizations across the nation, we noticed voters end up in report numbers and in report composition in Michigan, in Wisconsin, in Pennsylvania, in Arizona, right here in Georgia.”

Democrat Abrams continued to clarify how Republicans supposedly manipulate elections.

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Abrams Sued Georgia After Her Failed 2018 Gubernatorial Bid Alleging Voter Suppression

“Once we create entry to the fitting to vote for eligible residents, extra folks take part. And Republicans have no idea the best way to win with out voter suppression as one among their instruments,” Abrams claimed.

She added, “That’s why we see True the Vote down right here in Georgia difficult 364,000 voters 9 days earlier than — eight days earlier than the election as a result of voter suppression is their modus operandi.”

Abrams and her voter initiative Truthful Struggle Motion sued the state of Georgia after her failed 2018 gubernatorial bid, alleging widespread, racially-motivated voter suppression.



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