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US activists who helped flip Georgia call for more progressive state policies

Posted on AllSides January 14th, 2021
From The Left
elections, Georgia Senate Runoff, Progressives

On Wednesday, 6 January, Georgia Democrats Jon Ossoff and the Rev Raphael Warnock clinched two Senate seats, bringing the US Senate to a 50-50 split with a Democratic majority once the Biden administration begins. This historic win was due in large part to the work of Black and brown organizers across the state, who spent weeks canvassing Georgia and helping people register to vote, which was often complicated due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

The election of Jon Ossoff and Rafael Warnock to Congress has a huge potential for new and...

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https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2021/jan/14/georgia-activists-progressive-state-policies

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