In Atlanta, some black voters weigh backing city's first white woman mayor
Christian Science Monitor - 1d
December 4, 2017 Atlanta—James Morgan feels in his bones that being a …

Atlanta Mayoral Race Poised to Move to a Recount
New York Times - 3d
Fewer than 800 votes separated Atlanta’s two candidates for mayor, Keisha Lance Bottoms and Mary Norwood, after officials tallied more than 92,000 ballots that …

How close was Atlanta mayor election? Official answer Monday
Los Angeles Times - 14h
Exactly how tight was Atlanta's still too-close-to-call mayoral election? Expect an official answer at the beginning of next week. Election officials in Fulton and Dekalb counties have scheduled meetings Monday to certify their official vote …

A little deja vu as Atlanta mayoral runoff splits voters
Washington Post - 3d
Atlanta voters woke up to deja vu Wednesday in the racially polarized contest to choose the city’s next mayor, with one candidate laying claim to City Hall while …

The Questionable Imperative for a Black Mayor in Atlanta
CityLab - 2d
It was important enough for Atlanta to have a black mayor that the Democratic Party pulled out its top black shot callers for the race between city council …

Can Atlanta’s new mayor revive America’s ‘black mecca’?
THE CONVERSATION - 3d
The Atlanta mayoral showdown between Keisha Lance Bottoms and Mary Norwood was a political battle 30 years in the making. Atlanta was poised to elect its first …

Torpy at Large: Now, 1 mayor must somehow bridge Atlanta’s 2 sides
MyAJC - 2d
A Keisha Lance Bottoms supporter was teasing (sort of) that the Great White …

Here Is How Black Girl Magic & Hip-Hop Helped Sway Atlanta’s Mayoral Race
News One - 10h
Also many others voted to preserve Atlanta’s cool status and the 65-year-old …

Even with a recount, Atlanta’s next mayor is almost certainly Keisha Lance Bottoms
Atlanta Magazine - 3d
The line of cars waiting for a valet at Park Tavern stretched out from Monroe Drive …

Atlanta Committee for Progress key in transition of Mayor Reed to Mayor-elect Bottoms
Saporta Report - 2d
The high-powered Atlanta Committee for Progress witnessed the transition of …