Stacey Abrams Launches Second Bid to Become Georgia’s Governor

In Summary

On Wednesday, Stacey Abrams announced her second bid for the gubernatorial seat in the state of Georgia, where she lost in 2018.  

Democrat Stacey Abrams is ready to enter the political arena yet again, announcing her bid to become Georgia’s governor.  

RELATED: Stacey Abrams on Brian Kemp’s Criticism: ‘He Swung and Missed Again’ 

Abrams made the announcement Wednesday, saying, “I’m running for Governor because opportunity in our state shouldn’t be determined by zip code, background or access to power.”  

According to The Hill, no other Democrat has entered the Georgia gubernatorial race and it remains unlikely any other candidate will seek the Democrat nomination.  

RELATED: Stacey Abrams Talks ‘Hot Call Summer’ Campaign, Push to Pass For the People Act 

Abrams lost to Georgia Governor Brian Kemp during her first campaign bid in 2018. Since then, she has been an advocate fighting for voting rights and equality. She was also instrumental in helping Democrats win Georgia in the 2020 Presidential election, helping President Joe Biden secure the presidency.  

More information about her campaign can be found here.  

This is a developing story that will be updated.  

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