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Keisha Lance Bottoms - Wikipedia
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Keisha Lance Bottoms (born January 18, 1970) is an American politician and lawyer who is the mayor-elect of Atlanta, Georgia and has been a member of the Atlanta City Council since January 4, 2010, representing part of Southwest Atlanta. In 2017, she was a candidate in the Atlanta mayoral election, in which she ...
Recount called for in Atlanta mayoral race - CNNPolitics - ...
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Dec 6, 2017 ... Atlanta voters delivered a nearly split decision in the city's mayoral contest, leading candidate Mary Norwood to call for a recount as Keisha Lance Bottoms celebrated the result.
Atlanta mayor's race is too close to call as recount looms - ...
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Dec 6, 2017 ... ATLANTA — The race for mayor in Atlanta early Wednesday was too close to call , with one candidate declaring herself the city's new leader and the other vowing to request a recount. The margin was razor-thin, with just a few hundred votes separating Keisha Lance Bottoms and Mary Norwood. Bottoms ...
The ugly election between white and black candidates for ...
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Dec 5, 2017 ... Mayoral candidate Keisha Lance Bottoms Alex Seitz-Wald / NBC News. advertisement. Norwood questioned Bottoms' fitness and "temperament," which Bottoms said was an attempt to portray her in the racist stereotype of an "angry black woman." Norwood would be the city's first white mayor since 1973, ...
Atlanta mayoral race too-close-to-call; recount looms ...
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Dec 6, 2017 ... Keisha Lance Bottoms declares herself winner but Mary Norwood says she'll seek recount; she'd be city's first white mayor since mid-1970s, first non-Dem since 1879.
Petty politics could end decades of black leadership in ...
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Nov 29, 2017 ... Keisha Lance Bottoms, 47, is an Atlanta City Council member and a Democrat making her first run for mayor. She's black. Mary Norwood, 65, is an Atlanta City Council member who some consider a Republican disguised as an independent. Norwood has unsuccessfully run for mayor multiple times.
Atlanta mayoral race ends in a near deadlock, as one ...
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Dec 5, 2017 ... In a runoff election that drew into relief questions of race and political party allegiance, a black Democrat held a 759-vote lead over a white independent after the initial vote count early Wednesday to be the next mayor of Atlanta. Keisha Lance Bottoms, an attorney and city councilwoman representing a ...
Atlanta mayoral election, 2017 - Wikipedia
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The city of Atlanta, Georgia held a non-partisan mayoral election on Tuesday, November 7, 2017. Incumbent Mayor Kasim Reed, a member of the Democratic Party who has been in office since 2010, was ineligible to run for re-election due to term limits. No candidate received an absolute majority, so a runoff was held ...
Is Atlanta in danger of losing its 'Black Mecca' status? - ...
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Dec 4, 2017 ... Democrat Keisha Lance Bottoms, a black city councilwoman from southwest Atlanta, was endorsed by current mayor Kasim Reed. Independent Mary Norwood, a city councilwoman who hails from the affluent, predominantly white north side, boasts endorsements from influential members of the black ...
In an election about race, gentrification and party loyalty, ...
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Dec 6, 2017 ... It was an agonizing choice for Gerald Griggs. As a black man — a 39-year-old attorney and community activist — he felt the weight of civil rights history here and his loyalty to Democrats pulling him toward the black mayoral candidate, Keisha Lance Bottoms, a city councilwoman and the standard bearer of ...
Black political machine tested again in Atlanta mayor race | ...
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Dec 6, 2017 ... 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 other vowed to seek a recount over a margin of just 759 votes. The Tuesday runoff between Keisha Lance Bottoms, who is black, and Mary ...
Atlanta mayoral runoff a test of race, gender and grudges | ...
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Dec 3, 2017 ... The process of choosing Atlanta's next mayor has come down to two candidates, one black, one white, after a campaign that laid plain the city's sore spots of race, gender and political grudges. Keisha Lance Bottoms and Mary Norwood square off Tuesday in a runoff that may give Atlanta its first white ...
The Latest: Atlanta mayor's race too close to call | Miami ...
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Dec 6, 2017 ... The Latest on the Atlanta mayoral race (all times local):. 12:25 a.m.. Atlanta's two- person mayoral runoff election is too close to call. Voters Tuesday were deciding between Keisha Lance Bottoms and Mary Norwood. Never miss a local story. Sign up today for a free 30 day free trial of unlimited digital access.
Major Lance - Wikipedia
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Major Lance was an American R&B singer. After a number of US hits in the 1960s, including "The Monkey Time" and "Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um", he became an iconic figure in Britain in the 1970s among followers of Northern soul. Although he stopped making records in 1982, Major Lance continued to perform at concerts ...
Atlanta mayoral candidate calls for recount - CNN Video - ...
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3 days ago ... Atlanta mayoral candidate Mary Norwood is asking for a recount after losing to Keisha Lance Bottoms by less than 800 votes.

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