Atlanta Votes to Continue 44-Year Streak of Electing Black Mayors — EBONY

Written by on January 2, 2020

For 44 years, Atlanta has elected Black men and women to oversee their Black mecca. On Tuesday, the city voted to continue this legacy by electing democratic city councilwoman Keisha Lance Bottoms. Bottoms’ victory makes her the second Black woman to hold mayoral office in Atlanta. The 47-year-old’s opponent Mary Norwood, an independent candidate, has called for…

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