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Reading other people’s mail: Stacey Abrams resigns as House leader

9:06 pm Jun. 12, 2017

We may remember the wake left by the Sixth District race for Congress as the beginning of the 2018 Democratic race for governor. Late this afternoon, House Minority Leader Stacey Abrams of Atlanta announced that she would leave her leadership post in the state Capitol at the end of this month. The text:

Dear Members of the Georgia House Democratic Caucus:

Please accept this letter stating my intent to resign the post