2018 Midterm Elections: Black Candidates To Watch In Key Races

The 2018 midterm elections are just a couple of days away, and Black candidates are a big part of the blue wave that Democrats hope will push the Republicans out of office in Congress and state governments.

SEE ALSO: Blue Party: Say Hello To The Black Wave

Here are several key congressional and statewide races to watch that feature African-American candidates:


Stacey Abrams: Georgia Governor

Abrams will become the first Black woman governor in the nation if elected. In 2010, Abrams made history as the first Africa-American Minority Leader in the Georgia House of Representatives.


DD Adams: U.S. Congress North Carolina 5th District

Denise Darcel Adams has served as councilmember for the North Ward of Winston-Salem since 2009, and she’s currently serving as vice chair of…

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