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 👇
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms says she's encouraged by her mediation with the governor over Covid-19 restrictions. "He acknowledges that wearing masks saves lives. But we now have to just iron out whether or not local jurisdictions will have the ability to mandate them."
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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 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.