ICYMI: Gov. Kemp Slams Stacey Abrams for Exorbitant Spending on Private Security While Supporting “Defund the Police”

For Immediate Release

Monday, July 11, 2022

ATLANTA – Last week, Governor Kemp slammed Stacey Abrams for spending hundreds of thousands of dollars on private security after it was revealed that she has personally profited from an anti-police organization that advocates for the defunding of law enforcement.

Check out the story on Fox News below.

Fox News: Brian Kemp blasts Stacey Abrams after private security spending revealed

Republican Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp blasted Democratic rival Stacey Abrams after her campaign’s costly private security over a four-month period far surpassed what the members of the far left “Squad” spent on their security for an entire year.

“Despite being the faces of the far-left movement demonizing police across the country, even the Squad falls short of Stacey Abrams’ double standard,” Kemp said Wednesday in an exclusive statement to Fox News Digital.

“Abrams champions – and continues to profit from – the ‘Defund the Police’ movement, while also paying more than her liberal pals in Congress for private security,” he added. “Abrams’ dangerous agenda and outrageous hypocrisy put herself ahead of the safety and security of Georgia families.”

Read the full story here.


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