Broken Voting Machines, Long Lines Under Scrutiny in Georgia

Multiple lawsuits have been filed in the contentious race.

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ATLANTA (AP) — Malfunctioning voting machines, missing power cords and hours-long lines at the polls are being scrutinized by candidates and election officials in Georgia, where the governor's race is still undecided as votes are still being tallied. Democrat Stacey Abrams is vying to become the nation's first female black governor, but trails Republican Brian Kemp, who is Georgia's Secretary of State and chief elections official. Some of the obstacles to voting happened in diverse… Read at AP News

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