How Georgia became an election battleground in 2020 — and 2021

ATLANTA — Stacey Abrams has a favorite line about the state she’s worked to flip for the last decade: Georgia, she tells crowds, is a “blue state — we’re just a little confused.” This election has only deepened that identity crisis.No state is home to a tighter presidential contest than Georgia, where a tiny fraction of the vote divided President Donald Trump and President-elect Joe Biden after an intense late push that brought both candidates to the state in the final week of the campaign.No longer can Republicans scoff at Georgia’s newly-minted battleground status, not after Democrats flippe...

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