• Georgia GOP starts push for takeover of local election board

    1 month ago - By My Sanantonio

    ATLANTA - Republican lawmakers in Georgia have started a process that could lead to a takeover of elections in the state's most populous county.
    Many in the GOP continue to claim wrongdoing in reliably Democratic Fulton County had stolen the 2020 election from Donald Trump, even though an independent monitor found no evidence of fraud or impropriety.
    Lawmakers are using a tool created by the state's sweeping new election law to exert influence over local elections. Democrats and voting rights advocates decry the takeover provision as an invitation for political interference. The county...
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