Charlie Bailey

Charlie Bailey, Candidate for Lieutenant Governor

Charlie Bailey (D) is running to be Georgia’s Lieutenant Governor in 2022.

Bailey’s website


Bailey formerly served as a Senior Assistant District Attorney in Fulton County and is currently an attorney with Cook & Connelly focusing on personal injury and class action lawsuits. He ran for Georgia Attorney General unsuccessfully in 2018.


Bailey was endorsed by Stacey Abrams in the Democratic primary runoff.

Election Results

2022 Democratic Primary

Kwanza Hall — 30.1%
Charlie Bailey — 17.6%
Renitta Shannon — 14.5%
Tyrone Brooks, Jr. — 10.8%
Five other candidates received under 10% of the vote

2022 Democratic Primary Runoff

Charlie Bailey — 63.1%
Kwanza Hall — 36.9%

2018 General Election for Attorney General

Chris Carr (R) – 51.3%
Charlie Bailey (D) – 48.7%

See other candidates running in the 2022 election in the Athens-area here.