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'See You In Court': ACLU Vows Legal Action as Georgia GOP Passes 'Unconstitutional' 6-Week Abortion Ban
"This bill further erodes the health and well-being of Georgia's women and reveals a callous disregard for their well-established constitutional rights."
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As GOP Attacks Women's Reproductive Freedoms, 'Testicular Bill of Rights' Would Restrict Men's Access to Viagra and Porn
The proposal aims "to show the absurdity when a woman tries to regulate a man's body" as anti-choice legislation regulates women's bodies
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“Without the right to vote, all other democratic rights are illusory.” (Photo: C-SPAN) Views
Stacey Abrams Files Federal Lawsuit Detailing Georgia’s Extensive Voter Suppression in 2018
But electing a Democrat as Secretary of State in next week’s runoff might be a quicker solution to these problems
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'Systematic Disenfranchisement' in Georgia, Says Stacey Abrams, Should Be 'Call to Arms' for US Voting Rights
"We have had systematic disenfranchisement of voters. We have seen gross mismanagement of our elections. And we have seen an erosion of faith in democracy in our state. Those are all true facts."
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'Not a Speech of Concession': Applause for Powerful Defiance as Stacey Abrams Ends Bid in Georgia by Condemning 'Deliberate' Voter Suppression by GOP
"The fight against voter suppression is so far from over. The election may have ended, but Stacey Abrams ignited a fire in the hearts of Georgia voters."
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Gathering Stories of Voter Suppression, Stacey Abrams Weighs Unprecedented Challenge Alleging Misconduct by GOP
"Waiting four hours to vote. Broken machines...Our democracy shouldn't look like this. Georgians deserve better, and we will continue to fight to count every vote."
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'Victory for the Voters': As GOP Tries to Rush Process, Federal Court Orders Georgia to Review All Provisional Ballots
"The right to vote is fundamental...The Georgians who voted in this election deserve better than what the state wanted to give them."
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 Beyond the litigation, Abrams has been making selective appearances with thwarted voters—to emphasize the human dimensions of voter suppression in her state. (Photo: Jessica McGowan/Getty Images) Views
Here’s Why the Georgia Governor’s Race Is Far From Over
Tens of thousands of uncounted votes and possibly more in rejected vote-by-mail envelopes
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WTF White Women?
In terms of white women's voting habits, 2016 was bad—and 2018 was worse
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By the close of business on Friday, all 2018 midterm ballots to be counted, or information required from voters to ensure their ballot would count, is due in both states.(Photo: @ajplus/Twitter) Views
For Georgia and Florida, Midterm Election Counts Continue
Democratic candidates’ push for counting every vote raises questions about election technology for future races nationwide
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