Kennedy Submits Double Signatures Needed to Gain Ballot Access in Georgia

ATLANTA, GA—JULY 10, 2024—The Kennedy campaign today announced it submitted the required number of signatures to gain ballot access in Georgia. The campaign submitted more than 21,000 signatures on Tuesday, more than double the 7,500 required.

“We The People of Georgia feel it's time for us to declare our independence from the two-party system,” said Georgia State Director Taujuanna Ware. “Robert F. Kennedy Jr. has what we need in a president. With him on the ballot, we’re one step closer to getting our country back on track.” 

The campaign’s aggressive ballot access operation has surpassed all its milestones to ensure the Kennedy-Shanahan ticket is on the ballot in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. The ballot access operation is fully funded with more than $15 million raised.

The Kennedy-Shanahan campaign has collected the signatures needed for ballot access in 28 states, totaling 379 electoral votes, 70% of the 538 total electoral votes nationwide. 

The Kennedy-Shanahan ticket is officially on the ballot in 9 statesCalifornia, Delaware, Hawaii, Michigan, Minnesota, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Carolina, and Utah.

The campaign has submitted its signatures in 14 statesAlaska, ColoradoNebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, Illinois, Nevada, and now Georgia.

It has collected enough signatures for ballot access in 5 states Florida, Idaho, Iowa, Mississippi, and New Hampshire

On May 1, the Kennedy campaign released results from a Zogby poll showing Kennedy beats both Presidents Biden and Trump in head-to-head matchups. Trump defeats Biden handily. Kennedy beats President Trump in a two-way race, by a tight margin. In a two-way race between Kennedy and President Biden, Kennedy wins in a landslide. Kennedy is the first independent ever to defeat both major party candidates in head-to-head matchups.

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