Stacey Abrams says Georgia recount will still say Joe Biden won the state
Although Georgia is preparing to initiate a ballot recount after Tuesday’s election, Democratic politician Stacey Abrams said the state’s upcoming audit will not impact election results.
The voting rights advocate and lawyer—who served 10 years in the Georgia House of Representatives and pursued a gubernatorial campaign in 2018—discussed election results and the recount’s anticipated outcome during an appearance on CNN’s State of the Union Sunday morning.
“Recounts in Georgia essentially mean a rescan of what’s been done very painstakingly over the last five days,” said Abrams. “And we know that, whether it’s tomorrow or next week, the result will be the same…that Joe Biden has won the state of Georgia.”
Abrams was a vocal supporter of Biden’s presidential campaign throughout the…