Maya T. Prabhu

Reporter

Maya Prabhu is a reporter for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Latest from Maya T. Prabhu

Defeated Georgia Democrat sues for new election against Senate leader
 A defeated state Senate candidate is suing DeKalb County elections officials over her loss to the Senate Democratic leader, alleging that people were allowed to vote in the race in at least one precinct after state law requires polls to close. Sabrina McKenzie, an ordained minister who teaches liturgical dance, also alleges that some voters...

Posted: 4 days ago

A defeated state Senate candidate is suing DeKalb County elections officials over her loss to the Senate Democratic leader, alleging that people were allowed to vote in the race in at least one precinct after state law requires polls to close. Sabrina McKenzie, an ordained minister who teaches liturgical dance, also alleges that some voters...
Georgia’s black women key to Stacey Abrams’ bid for governor
 As soon as Stacey Abrams announced she was running for governor, Marlene Taylor-Crawford knew she was going to give the Kirkwood Democrat her vote. The president of the Gwinnett County nonprofit the United Ebony Society, Taylor-Crawford sings the praises of the former House Democratic leader to anyone she comes across. Many black women like...

Posted: 6 days ago

As soon as Stacey Abrams announced she was running for governor, Marlene Taylor-Crawford knew she was going to give the Kirkwood Democrat her vote. The president of the Gwinnett County nonprofit the United Ebony Society, Taylor-Crawford sings the praises of the former House Democratic leader to anyone she comes across. Many black women like...
Coast Guard seeks comment on safety zones near proposed spaceport
 The U.S. Coast Guard is considering a request to create launch safety zones around a proposed rocket launch pad in Camden County. The county is pursuing the creation of Spaceport Camden, a commercial launch pad proposed on a 12,000-acre facility in Kingsland. Camden officials have spent about $3.5 million the past few years trying to secure...

Posted: 10 days ago

The U.S. Coast Guard is considering a request to create launch safety zones around a proposed rocket launch pad in Camden County. The county is pursuing the creation of Spaceport Camden, a commercial launch pad proposed on a 12,000-acre facility in Kingsland. Camden officials have spent about $3.5 million the past few years trying to secure...
Georgia House Democratic leader says opponent doesn’t live in district
 The Georgia House’s Democratic leader is challenging the residency of his Republican opponent in the November election. House Minority Leader Bob Trammell, D-Luthersville, sent Secretary of State Brian Kemp a letter Wednesday asking the office to investigate the residency of Leonard Gomez. Gomez, who works in information technology...

Posted: 10 days ago

The Georgia House’s Democratic leader is challenging the residency of his Republican opponent in the November election. House Minority Leader Bob Trammell, D-Luthersville, sent Secretary of State Brian Kemp a letter Wednesday asking the office to investigate the residency of Leonard Gomez. Gomez, who works in information technology...
Gov. Nathan Deal endorses Geoff Duncan in lieutenant governor’s race
 Gov. Nathan Deal endorsed former state Rep. Geoff Duncan in Georgia’s lieutenant governor’s race. Deal said Duncan is more than just talking points. “Geoff Duncan presents solutions, not sound bites and brings a fresh, conservative innovative approach to policy making,” the outgoing Republican governor said in a statement...

Posted: 11 days ago

Gov. Nathan Deal endorsed former state Rep. Geoff Duncan in Georgia’s lieutenant governor’s race. Deal said Duncan is more than just talking points. “Geoff Duncan presents solutions, not sound bites and brings a fresh, conservative innovative approach to policy making,” the outgoing Republican governor said in a statement...
Abrams’ health care plan centers on Medicaid expansion for poor
 Democrat Stacey Abrams on Monday announced her plans for health care should she win the governor’s seat in Georgia, and they weren’t just to expand Medicaid. Abrams promised to explore a program to stabilize health insurance premiums, to offset some policyholders’ soaring insurance costs. She also invoked Georgia’s...

Posted: 12 days ago

Democrat Stacey Abrams on Monday announced her plans for health care should she win the governor’s seat in Georgia, and they weren’t just to expand Medicaid. Abrams promised to explore a program to stabilize health insurance premiums, to offset some policyholders’ soaring insurance costs. She also invoked Georgia’s...
John Lewis endorses Sarah Riggs Amico for lieutenant governor
 Democratic U.S. Rep. John Lewis  endorsed first-time candidate Sarah Riggs Amico in her quest to become Georgia’s next lieutenant governor. The civil rights icon and longtime Atlanta congressman called Amico a fighter.  “I first met Sarah and her young daughter at the March for our Lives in Atlanta,” Lewis said in a...

Posted: 15 days ago

Democratic U.S. Rep. John Lewis endorsed first-time candidate Sarah Riggs Amico in her quest to become Georgia’s next lieutenant governor. The civil rights icon and longtime Atlanta congressman called Amico a fighter.  “I first met Sarah and her young daughter at the March for our Lives in Atlanta,” Lewis said in a...
Georgians will vote on several constitutional amendments in November
 Georgia voters can study several possible changes to the state’s constitution after the Secretary of State’s Office on Tuesday released summaries of proposed amendments that will be on the November ballot. Georgians will decide whether changes should be made to allow the state to set aside a portion of the tax money...

Posted: 18 days ago

Georgia voters can study several possible changes to the state’s constitution after the Secretary of State’s Office on Tuesday released summaries of proposed amendments that will be on the November ballot. Georgians will decide whether changes should be made to allow the state to set aside a portion of the tax money...
Voting precincts closed across Georgia since election oversight lifted
 When a passionate crowd rallied to save polling places in rural Randolph County, it won a high-profile battle for voting access. But voters trying to preserve their local precincts are losing the war as voting locations are vanishing across Georgia. County election officials have closed 214 precincts across the state since 2012, according...

Posted: 23 days ago

When a passionate crowd rallied to save polling places in rural Randolph County, it won a high-profile battle for voting access. But voters trying to preserve their local precincts are losing the war as voting locations are vanishing across Georgia. County election officials have closed 214 precincts across the state since 2012, according...
Habersham officials seek new election after voters got wrong ballots
 Habersham County officials will stop fighting a lawsuit filed against the County Commission after voters received the wrong ballots in the May 22 primary election. That could mean a new election for the House District 28 seat in the General Assembly. State Rep. Dan Gasaway, who lost the primary by just 67 votes to Chris Erwin, filed...

Posted: 24 days ago

Habersham County officials will stop fighting a lawsuit filed against the County Commission after voters received the wrong ballots in the May 22 primary election. That could mean a new election for the House District 28 seat in the General Assembly. State Rep. Dan Gasaway, who lost the primary by just 67 votes to Chris Erwin, filed...
Amico capitalizes on national attention with California fundraiser
 As national excitement buzzes around Georgia’s upcoming election, Democrat Sarah Riggs Amico is taking advantage of the attention. Amico is running for lieutenant governor, backing up former Georgia House Democratic leader Stacey Abrams, whose run for governor has caught the eye of many in political circles across the country....

Posted: 25 days ago

As national excitement buzzes around Georgia’s upcoming election, Democrat Sarah Riggs Amico is taking advantage of the attention. Amico is running for lieutenant governor, backing up former Georgia House Democratic leader Stacey Abrams, whose run for governor has caught the eye of many in political circles across the country....





Maya T. Prabhu

Reporter

Maya Prabhu is a reporter for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Latest from Maya T. Prabhu

Defeated Georgia Democrat sues for new election against Senate leader
 A defeated state Senate candidate is suing DeKalb County elections officials over her loss to the Senate Democratic leader, alleging that people were allowed to vote in the race in at least one precinct after state law requires polls to close. Sabrina McKenzie, an ordained minister who teaches liturgical dance, also alleges that some voters...

Posted: 4 days ago

A defeated state Senate candidate is suing DeKalb County elections officials over her loss to the Senate Democratic leader, alleging that people were allowed to vote in the race in at least one precinct after state law requires polls to close. Sabrina McKenzie, an ordained minister who teaches liturgical dance, also alleges that some voters...
Georgia’s black women key to Stacey Abrams’ bid for governor
 As soon as Stacey Abrams announced she was running for governor, Marlene Taylor-Crawford knew she was going to give the Kirkwood Democrat her vote. The president of the Gwinnett County nonprofit the United Ebony Society, Taylor-Crawford sings the praises of the former House Democratic leader to anyone she comes across. Many black women like...

Posted: 6 days ago

As soon as Stacey Abrams announced she was running for governor, Marlene Taylor-Crawford knew she was going to give the Kirkwood Democrat her vote. The president of the Gwinnett County nonprofit the United Ebony Society, Taylor-Crawford sings the praises of the former House Democratic leader to anyone she comes across. Many black women like...
Coast Guard seeks comment on safety zones near proposed spaceport
 The U.S. Coast Guard is considering a request to create launch safety zones around a proposed rocket launch pad in Camden County. The county is pursuing the creation of Spaceport Camden, a commercial launch pad proposed on a 12,000-acre facility in Kingsland. Camden officials have spent about $3.5 million the past few years trying to secure...

Posted: 10 days ago

The U.S. Coast Guard is considering a request to create launch safety zones around a proposed rocket launch pad in Camden County. The county is pursuing the creation of Spaceport Camden, a commercial launch pad proposed on a 12,000-acre facility in Kingsland. Camden officials have spent about $3.5 million the past few years trying to secure...
Georgia House Democratic leader says opponent doesn’t live in district
 The Georgia House’s Democratic leader is challenging the residency of his Republican opponent in the November election. House Minority Leader Bob Trammell, D-Luthersville, sent Secretary of State Brian Kemp a letter Wednesday asking the office to investigate the residency of Leonard Gomez. Gomez, who works in information technology...

Posted: 10 days ago

The Georgia House’s Democratic leader is challenging the residency of his Republican opponent in the November election. House Minority Leader Bob Trammell, D-Luthersville, sent Secretary of State Brian Kemp a letter Wednesday asking the office to investigate the residency of Leonard Gomez. Gomez, who works in information technology...
Gov. Nathan Deal endorses Geoff Duncan in lieutenant governor’s race
 Gov. Nathan Deal endorsed former state Rep. Geoff Duncan in Georgia’s lieutenant governor’s race. Deal said Duncan is more than just talking points. “Geoff Duncan presents solutions, not sound bites and brings a fresh, conservative innovative approach to policy making,” the outgoing Republican governor said in a statement...

Posted: 11 days ago

Gov. Nathan Deal endorsed former state Rep. Geoff Duncan in Georgia’s lieutenant governor’s race. Deal said Duncan is more than just talking points. “Geoff Duncan presents solutions, not sound bites and brings a fresh, conservative innovative approach to policy making,” the outgoing Republican governor said in a statement...
Abrams’ health care plan centers on Medicaid expansion for poor
 Democrat Stacey Abrams on Monday announced her plans for health care should she win the governor’s seat in Georgia, and they weren’t just to expand Medicaid. Abrams promised to explore a program to stabilize health insurance premiums, to offset some policyholders’ soaring insurance costs. She also invoked Georgia’s...

Posted: 12 days ago

Democrat Stacey Abrams on Monday announced her plans for health care should she win the governor’s seat in Georgia, and they weren’t just to expand Medicaid. Abrams promised to explore a program to stabilize health insurance premiums, to offset some policyholders’ soaring insurance costs. She also invoked Georgia’s...
John Lewis endorses Sarah Riggs Amico for lieutenant governor
 Democratic U.S. Rep. John Lewis  endorsed first-time candidate Sarah Riggs Amico in her quest to become Georgia’s next lieutenant governor. The civil rights icon and longtime Atlanta congressman called Amico a fighter.  “I first met Sarah and her young daughter at the March for our Lives in Atlanta,” Lewis said in a...

Posted: 15 days ago

Democratic U.S. Rep. John Lewis endorsed first-time candidate Sarah Riggs Amico in her quest to become Georgia’s next lieutenant governor. The civil rights icon and longtime Atlanta congressman called Amico a fighter.  “I first met Sarah and her young daughter at the March for our Lives in Atlanta,” Lewis said in a...
Georgians will vote on several constitutional amendments in November
 Georgia voters can study several possible changes to the state’s constitution after the Secretary of State’s Office on Tuesday released summaries of proposed amendments that will be on the November ballot. Georgians will decide whether changes should be made to allow the state to set aside a portion of the tax money...

Posted: 18 days ago

Georgia voters can study several possible changes to the state’s constitution after the Secretary of State’s Office on Tuesday released summaries of proposed amendments that will be on the November ballot. Georgians will decide whether changes should be made to allow the state to set aside a portion of the tax money...
Voting precincts closed across Georgia since election oversight lifted
 When a passionate crowd rallied to save polling places in rural Randolph County, it won a high-profile battle for voting access. But voters trying to preserve their local precincts are losing the war as voting locations are vanishing across Georgia. County election officials have closed 214 precincts across the state since 2012, according...

Posted: 23 days ago

When a passionate crowd rallied to save polling places in rural Randolph County, it won a high-profile battle for voting access. But voters trying to preserve their local precincts are losing the war as voting locations are vanishing across Georgia. County election officials have closed 214 precincts across the state since 2012, according...
Habersham officials seek new election after voters got wrong ballots
 Habersham County officials will stop fighting a lawsuit filed against the County Commission after voters received the wrong ballots in the May 22 primary election. That could mean a new election for the House District 28 seat in the General Assembly. State Rep. Dan Gasaway, who lost the primary by just 67 votes to Chris Erwin, filed...

Posted: 24 days ago

Habersham County officials will stop fighting a lawsuit filed against the County Commission after voters received the wrong ballots in the May 22 primary election. That could mean a new election for the House District 28 seat in the General Assembly. State Rep. Dan Gasaway, who lost the primary by just 67 votes to Chris Erwin, filed...
Amico capitalizes on national attention with California fundraiser
 As national excitement buzzes around Georgia’s upcoming election, Democrat Sarah Riggs Amico is taking advantage of the attention. Amico is running for lieutenant governor, backing up former Georgia House Democratic leader Stacey Abrams, whose run for governor has caught the eye of many in political circles across the country....

Posted: 25 days ago

As national excitement buzzes around Georgia’s upcoming election, Democrat Sarah Riggs Amico is taking advantage of the attention. Amico is running for lieutenant governor, backing up former Georgia House Democratic leader Stacey Abrams, whose run for governor has caught the eye of many in political circles across the country....





Maya T. Prabhu

Reporter

Maya Prabhu is a reporter for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Latest from Maya T. Prabhu

Defeated Georgia Democrat sues for new election against Senate leader
 A defeated state Senate candidate is suing DeKalb County elections officials over her loss to the Senate Democratic leader, alleging that people were allowed to vote in the race in at least one precinct after state law requires polls to close. Sabrina McKenzie, an ordained minister who teaches liturgical dance, also alleges that some voters...

Posted: 4 days ago

A defeated state Senate candidate is suing DeKalb County elections officials over her loss to the Senate Democratic leader, alleging that people were allowed to vote in the race in at least one precinct after state law requires polls to close. Sabrina McKenzie, an ordained minister who teaches liturgical dance, also alleges that some voters...
Georgia’s black women key to Stacey Abrams’ bid for governor
 As soon as Stacey Abrams announced she was running for governor, Marlene Taylor-Crawford knew she was going to give the Kirkwood Democrat her vote. The president of the Gwinnett County nonprofit the United Ebony Society, Taylor-Crawford sings the praises of the former House Democratic leader to anyone she comes across. Many black women like...

Posted: 6 days ago

As soon as Stacey Abrams announced she was running for governor, Marlene Taylor-Crawford knew she was going to give the Kirkwood Democrat her vote. The president of the Gwinnett County nonprofit the United Ebony Society, Taylor-Crawford sings the praises of the former House Democratic leader to anyone she comes across. Many black women like...
Coast Guard seeks comment on safety zones near proposed spaceport
 The U.S. Coast Guard is considering a request to create launch safety zones around a proposed rocket launch pad in Camden County. The county is pursuing the creation of Spaceport Camden, a commercial launch pad proposed on a 12,000-acre facility in Kingsland. Camden officials have spent about $3.5 million the past few years trying to secure...

Posted: 10 days ago

The U.S. Coast Guard is considering a request to create launch safety zones around a proposed rocket launch pad in Camden County. The county is pursuing the creation of Spaceport Camden, a commercial launch pad proposed on a 12,000-acre facility in Kingsland. Camden officials have spent about $3.5 million the past few years trying to secure...
Georgia House Democratic leader says opponent doesn’t live in district
 The Georgia House’s Democratic leader is challenging the residency of his Republican opponent in the November election. House Minority Leader Bob Trammell, D-Luthersville, sent Secretary of State Brian Kemp a letter Wednesday asking the office to investigate the residency of Leonard Gomez. Gomez, who works in information technology...

Posted: 10 days ago

The Georgia House’s Democratic leader is challenging the residency of his Republican opponent in the November election. House Minority Leader Bob Trammell, D-Luthersville, sent Secretary of State Brian Kemp a letter Wednesday asking the office to investigate the residency of Leonard Gomez. Gomez, who works in information technology...
Gov. Nathan Deal endorses Geoff Duncan in lieutenant governor’s race
 Gov. Nathan Deal endorsed former state Rep. Geoff Duncan in Georgia’s lieutenant governor’s race. Deal said Duncan is more than just talking points. “Geoff Duncan presents solutions, not sound bites and brings a fresh, conservative innovative approach to policy making,” the outgoing Republican governor said in a statement...

Posted: 11 days ago

Gov. Nathan Deal endorsed former state Rep. Geoff Duncan in Georgia’s lieutenant governor’s race. Deal said Duncan is more than just talking points. “Geoff Duncan presents solutions, not sound bites and brings a fresh, conservative innovative approach to policy making,” the outgoing Republican governor said in a statement...
Abrams’ health care plan centers on Medicaid expansion for poor
 Democrat Stacey Abrams on Monday announced her plans for health care should she win the governor’s seat in Georgia, and they weren’t just to expand Medicaid. Abrams promised to explore a program to stabilize health insurance premiums, to offset some policyholders’ soaring insurance costs. She also invoked Georgia’s...

Posted: 12 days ago

Democrat Stacey Abrams on Monday announced her plans for health care should she win the governor’s seat in Georgia, and they weren’t just to expand Medicaid. Abrams promised to explore a program to stabilize health insurance premiums, to offset some policyholders’ soaring insurance costs. She also invoked Georgia’s...
John Lewis endorses Sarah Riggs Amico for lieutenant governor
 Democratic U.S. Rep. John Lewis  endorsed first-time candidate Sarah Riggs Amico in her quest to become Georgia’s next lieutenant governor. The civil rights icon and longtime Atlanta congressman called Amico a fighter.  “I first met Sarah and her young daughter at the March for our Lives in Atlanta,” Lewis said in a...

Posted: 15 days ago

Democratic U.S. Rep. John Lewis endorsed first-time candidate Sarah Riggs Amico in her quest to become Georgia’s next lieutenant governor. The civil rights icon and longtime Atlanta congressman called Amico a fighter.  “I first met Sarah and her young daughter at the March for our Lives in Atlanta,” Lewis said in a...
Georgians will vote on several constitutional amendments in November
 Georgia voters can study several possible changes to the state’s constitution after the Secretary of State’s Office on Tuesday released summaries of proposed amendments that will be on the November ballot. Georgians will decide whether changes should be made to allow the state to set aside a portion of the tax money...

Posted: 18 days ago

Georgia voters can study several possible changes to the state’s constitution after the Secretary of State’s Office on Tuesday released summaries of proposed amendments that will be on the November ballot. Georgians will decide whether changes should be made to allow the state to set aside a portion of the tax money...
Voting precincts closed across Georgia since election oversight lifted
 When a passionate crowd rallied to save polling places in rural Randolph County, it won a high-profile battle for voting access. But voters trying to preserve their local precincts are losing the war as voting locations are vanishing across Georgia. County election officials have closed 214 precincts across the state since 2012, according...

Posted: 23 days ago

When a passionate crowd rallied to save polling places in rural Randolph County, it won a high-profile battle for voting access. But voters trying to preserve their local precincts are losing the war as voting locations are vanishing across Georgia. County election officials have closed 214 precincts across the state since 2012, according...
Habersham officials seek new election after voters got wrong ballots
 Habersham County officials will stop fighting a lawsuit filed against the County Commission after voters received the wrong ballots in the May 22 primary election. That could mean a new election for the House District 28 seat in the General Assembly. State Rep. Dan Gasaway, who lost the primary by just 67 votes to Chris Erwin, filed...

Posted: 24 days ago

Habersham County officials will stop fighting a lawsuit filed against the County Commission after voters received the wrong ballots in the May 22 primary election. That could mean a new election for the House District 28 seat in the General Assembly. State Rep. Dan Gasaway, who lost the primary by just 67 votes to Chris Erwin, filed...
Amico capitalizes on national attention with California fundraiser
 As national excitement buzzes around Georgia’s upcoming election, Democrat Sarah Riggs Amico is taking advantage of the attention. Amico is running for lieutenant governor, backing up former Georgia House Democratic leader Stacey Abrams, whose run for governor has caught the eye of many in political circles across the country....

Posted: 25 days ago

As national excitement buzzes around Georgia’s upcoming election, Democrat Sarah Riggs Amico is taking advantage of the attention. Amico is running for lieutenant governor, backing up former Georgia House Democratic leader Stacey Abrams, whose run for governor has caught the eye of many in political circles across the country....