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"When I saw it was Sen. Harris, I was beyond thrilled," says Atlanta Mayor@KeishaBottoms , who was among those being considered to be Joe Biden's running mate. "It just speaks volumes to how much he values the diversity in our country."

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms says Joe Biden’s selection of Kamala Harris as his running mate “speaks volumes to how much he values the diversity in our country”

Atlanta mayor to close out DNC; Michelle Obama delivering keynote

"When I saw it was Sen. Harris, I was beyond thrilled," says Atlanta Mayor@KeishaBottoms , who was among those being considered to be Joe Biden's running mate. "It just speaks volumes to how much he values the diversity in our country."

Atlanta Mayor Bottoms says she is "hopeful" she can reach an agreement with Georgia Gov. Kemp, who is suing her over Atlanta's face mask mandate. "Had we not been so aggressive in Atlanta ... I would imagine our numbers would be a lot higher."

Atlanta Mayor@KeishaBottoms  is set to appear on the final night of the Democratic National Convention next week, the same night presumptive White House nominee Joe Biden will deliver his acceptance speech.

Atlanta Mayor@KeishaBottoms  , reportedly on list as potential running mate, tweeted this response to Biden's announcement of Sen. Harris as VP pick: "Congratulations to @KamalaHarris  and @JoeBiden  on a fantasic and historic ticket. Now, let’s go win! " #11Alive 

Last year, the Atlanta City Council adopted a plan to transition to 100% renewable energy by 2035. Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms testified before House Dems’ Special Committee on how Atlanta is being affected by climate change. More on the VP contenders 👇

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Atlanta Mayor@KeishaBottoms  joins @ABC  News to discuss schools reopening amid the pandemic, and Joe Biden's search for a running mate. "I've been a part of the campaign for over a year, so I'm in touch with the team weekly, if not daily."

Atlanta Mayor@KeishaBottoms  joins @ABC  News to discuss schools reopening amid the pandemic, and Joe Biden's search for a running mate. "I've been a part of the campaign for over a year, so I'm in touch with the team weekly, if not daily."

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Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms says the violent demonstrations in Atlanta are “disgracing the life of George Floyd”: “When you burn down this city, you’re burning down our community. If you want change in America, go and register to vote.”

Atlanta Mayor Bottoms condemns rioters in fiery speech: "You are disgracing our city, you are disgracing the life of George Floyd"

ATLANTA SPIRALS: Mayor Blames Spike in Gun Violence on ‘Trump’s Lack of Leadership’

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms calls for the "immediate termination" of the police officer who shot and killed Rayshard Brooks last night. She also announced that Atlanta's Police, Chief Ericka Shields, voluntarily stepped down.

BREAKING: Atlanta mayor says Police Chief Erika Shields has resigned after Saturday's fatal police shooting of Rayshard Brooks. Find updates here:

The Atlanta mayor basically told police officers they no longer have the right to defend themselves - and if they try to - they will be fired.

BREAKING: Two Atlanta police officers are fired after body-camera footage showed they used excessive force in protest incident, city's mayor says.

Atlanta Mayor@KeishaBottoms : “If you were out protesting last night, you probably need to go get a COVID test this week. There is still a pandemic in America that’s killing black and brown people at higher numbers.”

Biden will have a virtual roundtable today at 1 p.m. with Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, and St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter, his campaign says. Usually it would be the president convening such key mayors.

Stunning display of leadership from Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms -- absolutely stunning. Trust me -- this is worth setting aside a couple of minutes to watch:

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