Tag Archives: Mary Norwood

Reed wins another term as mayor, but his coattails are short

Mayor Kasim Reed easily wins a second term, but his support for other candidates did not pay off for them . . .

Tags: Andre Dickens , Atlanta elections , Kasim Reed , Lamar Willis , Mary Norwood , Shirley Franklin

There will be a Reed-Norwood rematch of sorts in Atlanta elections

After losing to Kasim Reed in the 2009 mayor’s race, Mary Norwood will run against a Reed ally for a city council seat . . .

Tags: Aaron Watson , Atlanta city council election , Kasim Reed , Mary Norwood

Political Notes: Hodges, Teilhet are on the air

Rob Teilhet and Ken Hodges, the Democratic contenders for attorney general, release their initial TV spots Monday; we’re still waiting on the June 30 campaign disclosure filings; Speaker David Ralston is getting his act together this week and taking it on the road . . .

Tags: David Ralston , John Oxendine , karen handel , Ken Hodges , Mary Norwood , Rob Teilhet

No doubts that Reed won

There was never any doubt about the outcome, but in case you wondered, Kasim Reed has officially won the Atlanta mayor’s race after a recount Wednesday by Fulton County election officials showed that he finished 714 votes ahead of City Councilwoman Mary Norwood.

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So, who's it going to be?

This much we know: Atlanta voters will make a historic decision in Tuesday’s runoff election for mayor. The question remains: which way is history going to tilt?

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It's gonna get ugly

Bette Davis, as always, said it best: Fasten your seatbelts, it’s going to be a bumpy night! In this case, it’s going to be a bumpy 27 nights as Atlanta voters head for a Dec. 1 runoff between Mary Norwood, the woman who would be the city’s first white mayor in nearly four decades, and […]

Read Tom's Blog | Tags: Atlanta mayor\'s race , Kasim Reed , Mary Norwood , off-year elections