Mary Norwood Concedes In ATL Mayoral Election, Doesn’t Congratulate Keisha Lance-Bottoms

It took more than two weeks, but Atlanta mayoral candidate Mary Norwood–who was seeking to become the city’s first White mayor since 1973–has finally conceded. Norwood ... Continue Reading →

Keisha Lance Bottoms WINS Atlanta Mayoral Race By About 700 Votes

Keisha Lance Bottoms overcame a slew of local big name endorsements for her opponent, media references to a bribery scandal, and a weekend poll that showed her 6 points behind Mary ... Continue Reading →

Political SHOCKER: Former Atlanta Mayor Endorses Mary Norwood’s Bid To Be Next ATL Mayor

Former Atlanta Mayor Shirley Franklin–the city’s first female and first African American female mayor–endorsed Mary Norwood’s bid to become the majority-Black ... Continue Reading →

Two Ladies Advance To Runoff In Historic Atlanta Mayoral Election

Last night, Atlanta voters pushed two women into a runoff to be the city’s next mayor. Councilwoman Keshia Lance-Bottoms came in first place in the crowded field, drawing 26% ... Continue Reading →