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MLB commissioner decided to move All-Star Game after pressure from Stacey Abrams on voting issues: sources

Major League Baseball (MLB) commissioner Robert Manfred decided to move the All-Star Game on his own after holding extensive discussions with voting rights groups associated with Lebron James, Stacey Abrams and Rev. Al Sharpton, sources familiar with the move tell Fox News.
MLB commissioner decided to move All-Star Game after pressure from Stacey Abrams on voting issues: sources
3 days ago|Atlanta, United States

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MLB commissioner decided to move All-Star Game after pressure from Stacey Abrams on voting issues: sources

Major League Baseball (MLB) commissioner Robert Manfred came to the decision to move the All-Star Game on his own after holding extensive discussions with voting rights groups associated with Lebron James, Stacey Abrams and Rev. Al Sharpton, sources familiar with the move tell Fox News.

2 days ago|Los Angeles, United States
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How Biden’s support for the All-Star Game boycott divided Democrats in Georgia

The president injected himself into a highly charged debate with major political, economic and social consequences — in a state that is increasingly up for grabs politically and is crucial to Democratic and Republican success.

2 days ago|Washington, United States
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Stacey Abrams urged MLB adviser to keep All-Star Game in Georgia: report

Georgia voting rights activist and former gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams urged Major League Baseball to keep its All-Star Game in Atlanta after the state passed a new restrictive voting law, according to Atlanta Journal

2 days ago|Washington, United States
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Stacey Abrams tried to convince MLB to keep All-Star Game in Georgia, despite opposing voting law

Abrams was reportedly against the calls for boycotts that followed after Georgia passed a controversial new law that introduced sweeping voting restrictions.

2 days ago|United States
The Daily Wire
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Source Tells CNN If MLB Didn't Move All-Star Game, Media Would Have Hounded Players

An “informed source” admitted to CNN that the MLB’s decision to move the All-Star Game out of Atlanta, Georgia, came in part because media outlets would have hounded players about their thoughts on boycotting the state following a sustained media campaign of misinformation about Georgia’s new voting law.In a Twitter thread, CNN anchor Jake Tapper relayed what the anonymous source told CNN regarding the political considerations behind the MLB’s d…

2 days ago|Los Angeles, United States
National Review
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Georgia Democrats: All Star Game Boycott a Mistake

To hear Democrats talk, SB 202, the new voting and elections law in Georgia, “makes Jim Crow look like Jim Eagle,” as Joe Biden put it, also calling it “Jim Crow on steroids.” Stacey Abrams calls i…

3 days ago|United States
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Concerned Atlanta journo's scoop on Stacey Abrams' involvement in MLB All-Star Game decision sounds a lot like 'panicked damage control'

"Play stupid games, win stupid prizes."

3 days ago|United States
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Brian Kemp is blaming Stacey Abrams for MLB moving its All-Star Game to Colorado — but she wanted to keep it in Georgia

In Georgia, Gov. Brian Kemp is blaming Democratic activist Stacey Abrams for Major League Baseball's decision to move its 2021 All-Star Game from the Peach State to Colorado in response to the racist voter suppression bill that Kemp recently signed into law. But in fact, Abrams urged MLB to keep the event in her state — a position that Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota politely disagreed with.Georgia's new voter suppression law, the so-called Electio…

3 days ago|Washington, United States
RedState
RedStateR

Report: MLB Commissioner Pulled the All-Star Game From Georgia After Discussion With Stacey Abrams

Interesting...

3 days ago|Washington, United States
Hot Air
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Report: MLB commissioner yanked All-Star Game after speaking with Stacey Abrams

Hmmm.

3 days ago|Arlington, United States
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