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Georgia governor gets GOP primary challenge from renegade

ATLANTA – Former Democrat Vernon Jones crowd-surfed across adoring Trump supporters in October after speaking at one of the former president's campaign rallies.

Now the scandal-plagued politician hopes to surf Trump supporters' discontent with Gov. Brian Kemp to the Republican nomination. Jones announced Friday that he would challenge the incumbent governor in 2022.

Jones was a state representative on the outs with his party when he shot to prominence in Republican media circles as an African American Democrat who endorsed Donald Trump's reelection campaign. He stayed in the spotlight as a top proponent of the baseless claim that the 2020 presidential election was stolen from him by fraud.

Jones hasn't backtracked — now claiming that

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ATLANTA – Former Democrat Vernon Jones crowd-surfed across adoring Trump supporters in October after speaking at one of the former president's campaign rallies.
ATLANTA - The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Thursday that out of the 75 million people in the United States who have been fully vaccinated, the agency has identified a comparatively small group of approximately 5,800 vaccinated individuals who have contracted COVID-19.The agency said 74 people (1%) who experienced what the CDC is calling "breakthrough cases" have died.

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