As reported by Vogue.com

After her win, Abrams, a 44-year-old former tax attorney (and once upon a time, author of eight romantic novels), thanked “everyone who believed that a little black girl who sometimes had to go without lights or running water—who grew up to become the first woman to lead in the Georgia General Assembly—could become the first woman gubernatorial nominee from either party in Georgia’s history.”

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