Kemp Opens Investigation Into Georgia Democrat Party Just Days Before ElectionLamar Green - November 5, 2018 47 0 COMMENTS
The Georgia Democratic Party slams Brian Kemp over his fictitious hacking claims saying, “this is an abuse of power” and “is yet another example of why he cannot be trusted and should not be overseeing an election in which he is also a candidate for governor.”
The Secretary of State’s office issued a statement, without providing evidence, that an investigation into the state Democratic party was launched over attempts to hack into the voter system.
This comes as Democrat Stacey Abrams maintains a narrow lead over Kemp in the gubernatorial race in the latest polls — less than one percent, but clearly has the momentum going into Nov. 6.
The Democratic Party of Georgia’s statement: “This is yet another example of abuse of power by an unethical Secretary of State. To be very clear, Brian Kemp’s scurrilous claims are 100 percent false, and this so-called investigation was unknown to the Democratic Party of Georgia until a campaign operative in Kemp’s official office released a statement this morning.”
“This political stunt from Kemp just days before the election is yet another example of why he cannot be trusted and should not be overseeing an election in which he is also a candidate for governor. It is also a fact that Brian Kemp is the last person who can be trusted on cyber security given his record of leaking the personal information and social security numbers of six million Georgians. 11th hour, cynical ploys come as no surprise from Brian Kemp, a man who raided the offices of organizations who register people to vote and had a woman arrested for helping her blind father cast his ballot.”
“Brian Kemp is desperate to save his failing campaign, and it’s likely we’ll see even more of his abuses of power as the election nears, but Georgians will keep working hard, knocking on doors, making phone calls, and even voting to make sure he doesn’t get a promotion.”