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Our readers are busy political insiders who need concise, timely news and analysis about Georgia’s elections and voting. Subscribers receive a newsletter each weekday, plus exclusive online events and text alerts from the Southeast’s most-trusted political team.

Why Georgia? Because it’s one of the most pivotal states — if not the most pivotal — in national politics. Control of the White House and Senate hinged on Georgia in 2020, and the 2022 midterms are just as consequential.

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Politics, Atlanta Native, A Twin with Twins, Second-Generation Journalist
Greg Bluestein is an author and Atlanta Journal-Constitution political reporter. He contributes to the morning Jolt newsletter, hosts the Politically Georgia podcast and is an MSNBC and NBC News contributor.