Oprah door-knocks for Democratic candidate in Georgia

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The catchphrase was a reference to an episode of Oprah's talk show, in which the media mogul gifted audience members with a vehicle, announcing, "You get a auto!"

Stacey Abrams, 44, is a lawyer and novelist who served as minority leader of the Georgia House of Representatives from 2011 to 2017.

Winfrey explained that in her canvassing, she already talked to people who have voted early and plan on volunteering for Abrams.

Abrams faces off against Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp (R). "I don't want to go in those waters".

Noting that he heard Winfrey was in the Peach State, Pence said, "I got a message for all of Stacey Abrams' liberal Hollywood friends: this ain't Hollywood".

The comedian emphasized the personal "sacrifice" Winfrey, a registered independent, made by endorsing Abrams, the first female African-American gubernatorial nominee in US history.

The office of Georgia's Secretary of State Brian Kemp - the Republican candidate for governor - has announced it is investigating a "failed attempt to hack the state's voter registration system".

Winfrey will be joining Abrams on the campaign trail.

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The ruling said allowing these people to vote was in the public's best interest. Abrams would be the first black female governor in U.S. history. "I mean, this is the South. People have been really wonderful and really optimistic about Stacey Abrams".

Polls suggest Abrams and Kemp are deadlocked in one of the hottest matchups of the midterm elections.

More than 1.5 million of the state's nearly seven million registered voters have cast ballots already.

After Thursday's dueling outsiders, former president Barack Obama will follow on Friday for Abrams.

Speaking on CNN's "State of the Union "on Sunday, Abrams called the announcement a distraction and political move to sway voters in the final hours of the race".

"I'm here today because of the men and because of the women who were lynched, who were humiliated, who were discriminated against, who were suppressed, who were repressed and oppressed".

Oprah surprised some Georgia residents after she went door knocking, saying it was her very first time canvassing for any political candidate and that she's optimistic about Abrams.

In a statement issued to the Washington Post, Kemp's spokeswoman, Candice L. Broce, called the ruling "a minor change to the current system".

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