Tag: National Voter Registration Act

Here’s how Brian Kemp is Stealing the Georgia Election

Greg Palast in Atlanta, Georgia for Salon

Half a million Georgia voters were purged with no notice — and their provisional ballots likely won’t be counted. Brian Kemp, who until this week was Georgia’s secretary of state, is stealing the gubernatorial election from Stacey Abrams. It begins with ...more

Georgia Mass Purge Victim:
“This was a strategy from Kemp”

Greg Palast for Truthout

[Atlanta] “I was blocked from voting for Stacey Abrams.” Yasmin Bakhtiari is upset, horrified and determined. Her family had fled Iran for American democracy. But New York born Yasmin found democracy disappeared now that she’s located down in Brian Kemp’s Dixie.

Kemp, until Thursday, was Georgia’s Secretary of State in charge of voting – and in charge of “maintaining” the voter rolls to make them more accurate. But he used that power to ...more

Palast Suing Kemp over Voter Purge Information

Winston Skinner, News Editor, The Newnan Times-Herald 

Greg Palast, the journalist ejected from a Brian Kemp campaign event in Newnan on Tuesday, is filing suit against Kemp. Palast was in Newnan for a BET project being produced by Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson when ...more