Inside the Georgia governor election 2018


See how the race for Georgia governor is shaping up. 

Monitor the latest polls, expert predictions and funding reports in the race between Democrat Stacey Abrams and Republican Brian Kemp. 

Polls

The few polls taken after Kemp’s GOP runoff victory show a tight race. Stay tuned for more polls, including several from the AJC. 

Pollster Date Stacey Abrams Brian Kemp Undecided Spread
AJC/Channel 2 8/26-9/4 45 45 8 Tied
Gravis 7/27-29 46 44 10 2
Survey USA - WXIA-TV 7/15-19 44 46 10 2

Predictions

Elections analysts show a tightening race with Kemp still favored. Most experts had the race rated solid or likely Republican in the summer. But the confidence has dipped with some calling it a toss up. However no one is predicting an Abrams win. 

Cook Political Report Fox News Inside Elections Politico Real Clear Politics Sabato's Crystal Ball
Toss up Likely Republican Lean Republican Toss up Toss up Lean Republican

Money race 

Abrams has a huge base of small donors and also relies of out-of-state money. Kemp spent much of his money because he was locked in a runoff race with Casey Cagle. But his bank account should rise as traditional GOP donors flock to him

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