The battle was lost long before President Joe Biden lied about Georgia’s new voting law. Following the chaos and controversies of a pandemic-influenced 2020 election, the Georgia legislature’s final passage of a new law seeking to reform the state’s voting process set off a push by Democrats led by Stacey Abrams — assisted by the legacy media — to punish the state. The most vulnerable target was Major League Baseball’s annual All-Star Game, formerly scheduled to be held in Atlanta on July 13.
The president called the legislation an “atrocity” and “Jim Crow on steroids,” as well as mischaracterizing many of its provisions including partisans giving water or other enticements to those standing on line close to the polling booths. He claimed it mandated closing the polls at 5 p.m. throughout the state even though it does no such thing. Indeed, so appalling was Biden’s departure from the truth that even the Democrat partisans who run the Washington Post’s