Economy, inflation top topics in Georgia as Abrams visits Thomasville

THOMASVILLE, Ga. (WTXL) — Stacey Abrams made a stop in Thomasville along the campaign trail to talk about solutions for the economy.

“Sadly inflation is a global issue but here in Georgia we can start to address it by actually doing the job of giving people the resources they need,” Abrams said.

Stacy Abrams is a Democrat running for Governor of Georgia.

She filed the paperwork to quality for the race just 10 days ago as inflation and gas prices surged across the state.

“We have to start increasing wages and we have to make certain that people can keep as much money in their pockets,” Abrams said.

She met with a small group in Thomasville Friday evening.

Around the same time, the Republican she’s taking on, Governor Brian Kemp, announced he had signed a bill temporarily stopping the state’s gas tax.

“We can’t fix everything that Washington has broken, but we are doing our part to lessen the impact on your wallet,” Kemp said.

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