Keisha Lance Bottoms

NBA legend Shaquille O'Neal visits paralyzed shooting victim Isaiah Payton at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Shaq Helping Family of Boy Paralyzed in Shooting

"At first, I thought he was a big tall janitor" is what 12 year old Isaiah Payton said after meeting Shaquille O'Neal. The former NBA superstar was at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta to visit Payton, who was paralyzed when he was shot while leaving a high school football game at Lakewood Stadium...
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Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms is shown addressing a Democratic National Committee Conference in Atlanta in 2018

Democratic Presidential Candidates Debate Next in Georgia

Georgia State Representative Calvin Smyre calls it "long overdue". The next Democratic Presidential Debate will be held in Georgia on November 20. MSNBC made the announcement Tuesday. The exact location hasn't been announced yet, though sources believe Atlanta has a good shot at getting it. Smyre,...
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Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Made A Super-ATL Playlist for 404 Day

It's April 4, 2019. To people who don't live in and love Atlanta, it could be any other day. But for those of us who claim ATL all day every day, the fourth day of the fourth month is #404Day, an annual chance to show pride in our beautiful city. And everybody's celebrating, including Mayor Keisha...
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Atlanta Mayor delivers 2nd 'State of the City'

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms delivered her second ‘State of the City” address at the Georgia World Congress Center Thursday morning. Take a look at the infographics below for highlights from Mayor @KeishaBottoms ’ State of the City address! #ATLSOTC #OneAtlanta — City of...
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Kandi Burruss speaks at Stacey Abrams' election night campaign party

See Photos Of Kandi Burruss, John Lewis And Others Attending Stacey Abrams Election Night Party

Last night as elections and election parties were held across the country, Georgia's Democratic candidate for governor Stacey Abrams invited celebrities and supporters to celebrate her campaign at the Hyatt Regency hotel in downtown Atlanta. Attendees included civil rights icon John Lewis, Kandi...
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Atlanta Mayor Names City's First-Ever Chief Education Officer

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms says there have been "some great announcements in terms of leadership" including the City Attorney, Chief Procurement Officer, and Chief Education Officer. The City's first-ever Chief Education Officer is a native of metro Atlanta. Click here for more on this...
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Atlanta Mayor Maintains Order On Immigrants In Jails

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms says for the long-term the U.S."has to tackle immigration reform in a compassionate and humane way." Mayor Bottoms was speaking during a news conference at Atlanta City Hall Thursday addressing her Executive Order on immigration. She also took a swipe at a...
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Atlanta Mayor Signs Order Refusing New ICE Detainees At City Jail

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms is calling the Trump Administration immigration policy on children and families "despicable" and "inhumane." Mayor Bottoms has taken action that would prevent the city's jail from housing new detainees through ICE, or the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement...
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Miss Sophia Receives Honor From ATL Mayor & Vision Church!

Video of Miss Sophia Receives Honor From ATL Mayor & Vision Church! Bishop Allen in Studio V-103! Bishop Oliver Clyde Allen sits down for an exclusive interview in V-103 Studio with Miss Sophia and Frank Ski! Watch to learn more dtails about Miss Sophia's honor with Mayor Keisha Lance...
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Mary Norwood Concedes to Atlanta Mayor-elect Keisha Lance Bottoms

Norwood says her campaign was always about embracing everyone
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