by Alice Ollstein Posted on October 28, 2014
"I feel absolutely sick that this election is being stolen," say the volunteers who registered the voters who could now be denied access to the ballot box.
"We are here to stop an election from being stolen," said Georgia NAACP President Francys Johnson.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on October 27, 2014 Updated: October 27, 2014
"I see voting as just one step," said Atlanta youth activist Yoehzer Yeeftahk. "If the revolution takes 18 steps, you've got to do all 18."
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by Alice Ollstein Posted on October 26, 2014 Updated: October 27, 2014
"Their voices should be heard because they can indeed change the destiny of the state," Rep. Stacy Abrams said about the newly registered voters of color at risk of disenfranchisement.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on October 25, 2014 Updated: October 26, 2014
Supporters of David Perdue (R-GA) told ThinkProgress they agree, and fear President Obama will "confiscate anyone's food, clothing and shelter" and "declare martial law."
by Igor Volsky Posted on October 7, 2014 Updated: October 7, 2014
“I’m proud of it."
by Igor Volsky Posted on October 4, 2014 Updated: October 4, 2014
David Perdue is using a page out of Sexby Chambliss' 2002 playbook.
by Josh Israel Posted on September 11, 2014
The audio was released a day after the Senior Deputy Whip for the Georgia Senate Republicans vowed to block early voting dates and locations he felt would attract African American voters.
by Josh Israel Posted on September 9, 2014 Updated: September 9, 2014
Georgia state Senator Fran Millar (R) vowed to do everything he can to stop Sunday early voting and an early voting location popular among African American voters.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on August 27, 2014 Updated: August 27, 2014
“Because I look Hispanic?” an activist retorted.