Brian Kemp Steps Down as Georgia’s Secretary of State
Brian Kemp Steps Down as Georgia’s Secretary of State The Republican holds a slim lead in Georgia’s governor race over Democratic opponent Stacey Abrams. The race stays too near name following Tuesday night time’s election.
Kemp’s resignation comes regardless of not formally being known as the winner.
He has declared victory however Abrams has not but conceded.
As extra ballots are at the moment being counted, Abrams’ deficit has neared a threshold required for a recount, in addition to the extent wanted for a runoff election.
Below Georgia regulation, a candidate should have greater than 50% of the vote to keep away from a runoff.
As of now, Kemp leads Abrams 50.three to 48.7.