An American politician, lawyer, voting rights activist, and author who served in the Georgia House of Representative from 2007 to 2017.
Abrams founded the organization Fair Fight Action.
She was the first black woman in the U.S. to be a major party’s nominee for governor.
Let's Finish This
Gwinnett Solicitor General
Lawrenceville City Council
Georgia Department of Labor
A Time For Change
Voting and democracy is very important in a nation because it provides people an opportunity to voice their opinion and vote for what they believe in, it holds elected officials accountable for their behavior while in office, and it prevents a minority from dictating the policies of a majority.
This website blogs about elected officials voting patterns, political parties positions and views and information that helps you vote based on information given.
We need to vote Black . If no Black candidate is running our vote will be based on the best candidate for us. We are the true vote in Gwinnett. 2020 we will decide who will lead Gwinnett. Gwinnett we are here.
Why Register To Vote
We the Brown Community will decide who our next elected leaders will be. Your vote will decide the leaders who decide how your tax dollars are spent. Your vote will decide which leaders will provide the best service and give a return on your investment. Your vote will define who will be appointed to boards and committees such as: Board of Tax Assessor Community Outreach Advisory Board Development Advisory Committee Georgia's Innovation Corridor Joint Development Authority Planning Commission County Transit Advisory Board You control the power to decide on the quality of life you want for yourself and future generations. Voting is your chance to stand up for the issues you care about like public transportation, raising minimum wage, or funding local schools. Elections are decided by the people who go out and vote. If you don’t vote, someone else will make the decision for you. Support candidates and issues that can help your community, state, and even the nation for the greater good.
The results of the population count affect everything from congressional reapportionment to funding for services in Gwinnett. Residents will be given the opportunity to participate in the census online, by telephone and mail. An accurate Census account will mean that Georgia receives its fair share of critical federal funds and that the state is appropriately represented in the U.S. Congress. The population data from the census is used to determine how many seats each state gets in the U.S. House of Representatives for the next decade. Officials at the state and county levels also use the census data when drawing new boundary lines for congressional, state legislative, county commission and local school board district seats.