2018 Candidates

State-level Races


Stacey Abrams (D), candidate for Governor
Brian Kemp (R), candidate for Governor

State Senate District 46

Bill Cowsert (R), incumbent
Marisue Hilliard (D), challenger

State Senate District 47

Frank Ginn (R), incumbent
Dawn Johnson (D), challenger

State House District 117

Houston Gaines (R), challenger
Deborah Gonzalez (D), incumbent

State House District 118

Spencer Frye (D), incumbent

State House District 119

Jonathan Wallace (D), incumbent
Marcus Weidower (R), challenger

Federal Races

House of Representatives, Georgia 10th

Jody Hice (R), incumbent
Tabitha Johnson-Green (D), challenger

House of Representatives, Georgia 9th

Doug Collins (R), incumbent
Josh McCall (D), challenger

Athens for Everyone endorses candidates for local and state office who:

  • Represent Athens-Clarke County, Georgia.
  • Support our Platform.
  • Have demonstrated community engagement via advocacy, activism, or public service.
  • Have a strategy for success (either inside or outside the electoral process).
  • Convey what they believe by issuing a public platform or other significant public statements.