Media Advisory: Positive and Peaceful Elections Virtual Event on Oct. 29

For Immediate Release


  • Brad Raffensperger, Georgia Secretary of State
  • George T. French Jr., President, Clark Atlanta University
  • Rep. Karen Bennett, 2019-20 Chair, Georgia Legislative Black Caucus
  • Dr. Bernice King, CEO, The King Center
  • Paige Alexander, CEO, The Carter Center


  • Monica Kaufman Pearson, former WSB-TV anchor

WHEN: Thursday, October 29, 7-8 p.m.

WHAT: The State of Georgia is expecting the greatest voter turnout in its history. As a potential swing state and with two U.S. Senate races up for grabs, our state will be in the national spotlight. What is being done to ensure that voting and counting are free and fair? What can be done to encourage peaceful patience while everyone’s vote is counted?

HOW TO PARTICIPATE: The public is invited to join this event on: or Both organizations also will air the event live on their Facebook channels:

Director of Communications
Press Secretary, Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter