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September 26, 2022: Warnock and Walker tied in new poll, while Abrams lags behind Kemp

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Governor Brian Kemp campaigning in northwest Georgia in mid-September. A new poll shows the incumbent governor with a seven point lead over his Democratic opponent.

In brief: Kemp leads Abrams by seven points in new survey — Coffee County to get new voting machines — Georgia Court of Appeals to visit Athens — Falcons notch first win of season, while Braves win in Philly

Martin Matheny is WUGA's Program Director and a host and producer of our local news program 'Athens News Matters.' He started at WUGA in 2012 as a part-time classical music host and still hosts WUGA's longest-running local program 'Night Music' which is heard on WUGA and GPB Classical. He lives in Normaltown with his wife, Shaye and dog, Murphy.
Alexia Ridley joined WUGA as Television and Radio News Anchor and Reporter in 2013. When WUGA TV concluded operations, she became the primary Reporter for WUGA Radio. Alexia came to Athens from Macon where she served as the News Director and show host for WGXA TV. She's a career journalist and Savannah native hailing from the University of Michigan. However, Alexia considers herself an honorary UGA DAWG!