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Stacey Abrams campaigns to be first female African-American governor

Oprah Winfrey takes part in a town hall meeting with Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams ahead of the mid-term election in Marietta, Georgia, November 1. Abrams is running to be the first U.S. female African-American governor. 

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Oprah Winfrey takes part in a town hall meeting with Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams ahead of the mid-term election in Marietta, Georgia, November 1. Abrams is running to be the first U.S. female African-American governor....more

Oprah Winfrey takes part in a town hall meeting with Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams ahead of the mid-term election in Marietta, Georgia, November 1. Abrams is running to be the first U.S. female African-American governor. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry
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Oprah Winfrey takes part in a town hall meeting with Stacey Abrams in Marietta, November 1. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

Oprah Winfrey takes part in a town hall meeting with Stacey Abrams in Marietta, November 1. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

Oprah Winfrey takes part in a town hall meeting with Stacey Abrams in Marietta, November 1. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry
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Oprah Winfrey takes part in a town hall meeting with Stacey Abrams in Marietta, November 1. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

Oprah Winfrey takes part in a town hall meeting with Stacey Abrams in Marietta, November 1. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

Oprah Winfrey takes part in a town hall meeting with Stacey Abrams in Marietta, November 1. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry
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Stacey Abrams poses for a quick portrait before speaking to a crowd in Riverdale, October 27.


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Stacey Abrams poses for a quick portrait before speaking to a crowd in Riverdale, October 27. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Stacey Abrams poses for a quick portrait before speaking to a crowd in Riverdale, October 27. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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Stacey Abrams walks out on stage at Morton Theater to speak to a crowd ahead of the midterm elections in Athens, October 26. 


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Stacey Abrams walks out on stage at Morton Theater to speak to a crowd ahead of the midterm elections in Athens, October 26. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Stacey Abrams walks out on stage at Morton Theater to speak to a crowd ahead of the midterm elections in Athens, October 26. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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Stacey Abrams is welcomed by a crowd of supporters in Fayetteville, October 25. 


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Stacey Abrams is welcomed by a crowd of supporters in Fayetteville, October 25. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Stacey Abrams is welcomed by a crowd of supporters in Fayetteville, October 25. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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Stacey Abrams supporters take photos as she speaks to a crowd at the Atlanta Underground in Atlanta, October 28.


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Stacey Abrams supporters take photos as she speaks to a crowd at the Atlanta Underground in Atlanta, October 28. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Stacey Abrams supporters take photos as she speaks to a crowd at the Atlanta Underground in Atlanta, October 28. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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A protester holds an old Georgia state flag, which features the Confederate flag, as Stacey Abrams walks upstairs to speak to a crowd in Newnan, October 25.


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A protester holds an old Georgia state flag, which features the Confederate flag, as Stacey Abrams walks upstairs to speak to a crowd in Newnan, October 25. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A protester holds an old Georgia state flag, which features the Confederate flag, as Stacey Abrams walks upstairs to speak to a crowd in Newnan, October 25. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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Veterans listen closely to Stacey Abrams in Riverdale, October 27.

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Veterans listen closely to Stacey Abrams in Riverdale, October 27. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Veterans listen closely to Stacey Abrams in Riverdale, October 27. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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A Stacey Abrams supporter wears a Make History shirt while listening to Abrams speak in Conyers, October 26. 

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A Stacey Abrams supporter wears a Make History shirt while listening to Abrams speak in Conyers, October 26. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A Stacey Abrams supporter wears a Make History shirt while listening to Abrams speak in Conyers, October 26. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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Rapper and actor Common, supporting Stacey Abrams, at a Souls to the Polls rally in Atlanta, October 28. 

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Rapper and actor Common, supporting Stacey Abrams, at a Souls to the Polls rally in Atlanta, October 28. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Rapper and actor Common, supporting Stacey Abrams, at a Souls to the Polls rally in Atlanta, October 28. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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Stacey Abrams speaks to a crowd at Brenau University in Gainesville, October 26. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Stacey Abrams speaks to a crowd at Brenau University in Gainesville, October 26. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Stacey Abrams speaks to a crowd at Brenau University in Gainesville, October 26. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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A Stacey Abrams yard sign with a black X sits in a yard close to Valdosta State University in Valdosta, October 24.

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A Stacey Abrams yard sign with a black X sits in a yard close to Valdosta State University in Valdosta, October 24. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A Stacey Abrams yard sign with a black X sits in a yard close to Valdosta State University in Valdosta, October 24. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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A supporter of Stacey Abrams holds up a voting sign and an American flag as Abrams speaks to a crowd in Columbus,  October 25. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A supporter of Stacey Abrams holds up a voting sign and an American flag as Abrams speaks to a crowd in Columbus, October 25. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A supporter of Stacey Abrams holds up a voting sign and an American flag as Abrams speaks to a crowd in Columbus, October 25. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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Stacey Abrams takes a selfie with the crowd ahead of the midterm elections, at Morton Theatre in Athens, October 26. 


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Stacey Abrams takes a selfie with the crowd ahead of the midterm elections, at Morton Theatre in Athens, October 26. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Stacey Abrams takes a selfie with the crowd ahead of the midterm elections, at Morton Theatre in Athens, October 26. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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A young girl hides under her father's coat at a Stacey Abrams rally in Riverdale, October 27. 


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A young girl hides under her father's coat at a Stacey Abrams rally in Riverdale, October 27. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A young girl hides under her father's coat at a Stacey Abrams rally in Riverdale, October 27. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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A light shines on a Stacey Abrams sign at an evening rally at Jack Cooper Holding Corp. in Kennesaw, October 27. 


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A light shines on a Stacey Abrams sign at an evening rally at Jack Cooper Holding Corp. in Kennesaw, October 27. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A light shines on a Stacey Abrams sign at an evening rally at Jack Cooper Holding Corp. in Kennesaw, October 27. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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Attorney General candidate Charlie Bailey, who has been on tour with the Stacey Abrams, listens at a rally in Atlanta, October 28. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Attorney General candidate Charlie Bailey, who has been on tour with the Stacey Abrams, listens at a rally in Atlanta, October 28. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Attorney General candidate Charlie Bailey, who has been on tour with the Stacey Abrams, listens at a rally in Atlanta, October 28. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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A crowd chanting Stacey Abrams' name waits anxiously for the candidate in Valdosta, October 24.


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A crowd chanting Stacey Abrams' name waits anxiously for the candidate in Valdosta, October 24. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A crowd chanting Stacey Abrams' name waits anxiously for the candidate in Valdosta, October 24. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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A woman impersonating President Donald Tump gestures to at a Stacey Abrams rally in Atlanta, October 28. 


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A woman impersonating President Donald Tump gestures to at a Stacey Abrams rally in Atlanta, October 28. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A woman impersonating President Donald Tump gestures to at a Stacey Abrams rally in Atlanta, October 28. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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A woman wearing a Black Lives Matter shirt cheers during Stacey Abrams' speech in Newnan, October 25. 

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A woman wearing a Black Lives Matter shirt cheers during Stacey Abrams' speech in Newnan, October 25. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A woman wearing a Black Lives Matter shirt cheers during Stacey Abrams' speech in Newnan, October 25. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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Supporters listen closely to Stacey Abrams in Fayetteville, October 25. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Supporters listen closely to Stacey Abrams in Fayetteville, October 25. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Supporters listen closely to Stacey Abrams in Fayetteville, October 25. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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A Stacey Abrams supporter listens to her speak at an outdoor evening rally in Kennesaw, October 27. 

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A Stacey Abrams supporter listens to her speak at an outdoor evening rally in Kennesaw, October 27. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A Stacey Abrams supporter listens to her speak at an outdoor evening rally in Kennesaw, October 27. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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