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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

As Biden threatens in Georgia, Trump aims to turn out rural voters

MACON, Ga. — Racing to squeeze more support from heavily Republican rural areas, President Donald Trump promised a “red wave” would crush Democrats in November and touted his administration’s agricultural programs at an outdoor rally that underscored Georgia’s tight race for the White House.Throughout his Friday speech to more than 1,000 supporters packing a Macon airport, Trump said he had no doubt Georgia would remain in the GOP column in November, despite polls showing Joe Biden threatening to become the first Democrat to carry the state since 1992.The president sprinkled his remarks with s...

King family slams Trump for campaign ad

ATLANTA — Two children of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s are slamming President Donald Trump and his reelection campaign for using their father's image in a campaign ad. The 90-second ad extolls American virtues of bravery, hard work and persistence. It includes images of King and baseball legend Jackie Robinson with narration, “Impossible? We treat that word as motivation. "The only other Black images in the video are of a Black jazz band and, earlier, a masked woman walking past a boarded-up storefront, when the narration warns that “some folks want to … terrorize our communities."All of th...