Dec 10, 2022: Bloomberg: In Battleground Georgia, Republicans and Democrats Each Find a Star
Georgia's drama-filled elections of the past two years have thrust a new star from each party onto the national stage: Democratic US Senator Raphael Warnock and Republican Governor Brian Kemp.
Warnock is the first Black man to represent Georgia in the Senate and got there by coming out ahead in four elections over the past two years. Kemp is also a rare creature — a Republican who defied Donald Trump and survived. As he put it: “Reports of my political death have been greatly exaggerated.”
Nov 11, 2022: CNN: How Brian Kemp took on Trump and created a blueprint for the GOP
Those eyeing a potential 2024 confrontation with the former president may find wisdom in the Brian Kemp playbook, starting with page one: The best defense against Trump’s attacks is often to simply ignore them
Nov 8, 2022: Bloomberg: Republican Governor Kemp Wins Re-Election in Georgia, Beating Abrams
Republican Governor Brian Kemp won re-election in Georgia, defeating Democrat Stacey Abrams, ABC and NBC said.
Kemp served two terms as Georgia’s Secretary of State before being elected governor in 2018.
Oct 5, 2022: New York Times: Gov. Brian Kemp Tiptoes Past Uproar Over Herschel Walker Abortion Report
Gov. Brian Kemp of Georgia, a Republican, dodged a question on Wednesday about whether he would campaign with Herschel Walker, who is running for Senate
The Week: The biggest 2022 gubernatorial races
It's the rematch of a lifetime — or, at the very least, of 2022. Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp (R) and voting rights activist Stacey Abrams are at it again after their 2018 battle royale ended in a Kemp victory, much to Abrams' chagrin. Though lacking some of the drama and extremism coloring other gubernatorial contests, the Georgia race is nonetheless one to watch, if only to see how these storied opponents fare. 10.3.22
Nov 8, 2018: CNBC: Georgia’s GOP gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp resigns as secretary of state