The mother of a black teen who was killed after playing music loudly might be headed to Congress
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Lucy McBath won the Democratic primary election for Georgia’s sixth congressional district.
McBath is the mother of Jordan Davis, a black teenager who was murdered in 2012 by a white man who complained about his music being too loud.
Davis’ death spurred McBath to become involved in politics. She ran on a platform supporting gun control laws.
The district has gone to Republican candidates for the past 40 years, but the last election was close.
Lucy McBath, the mother of a black teenager who was murdered by a white man who said he was playing music too loudly, won the Democratic primary in Georgia’s sixth congressional district Wednesday night.See the rest of the story at Business Insider
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