Posts Tagged: Atlanta City government
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms who is accused of violating the city charter is now accusing the Atlanta City Council of violating the city charter by investigating her alleged violations.
By the time Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms took office on Jan. 2, 2018, her promise to the citizens of Atlanta to run a transparent administration was broken, according to an Atlanta Journal-Constitution investigative report.
Atlanta City Council president Felicia Moore says Atlanta Municipal Court Judge Terrinee Gundy, right, should repay the city for legal fees her attorney charged to defend her in an ongoing ethics investigation.
Three months into Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms' term, and she is already shaking things up at City Hall. According to the Atlanta Journal Constitution, Bottoms on Monday asked for the resignations of her entire cabinet, including rappers T.I. and Killer Mike.
Atlanta residents are wondering what the new mayor is thinking after she tapped two popular area rappers to be part of her transition team.
Rappers Killer Mike, left, and T.I. Harris, right, campaigned energetically for Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, 47, who returned the favor by naming both rappers to her transition team.
Both rappers are registered Democrats who use their music and social media platforms to drive their political agendas.
Monday, November 6 was proclaimed Xscape Day in Atlanta. Kandi Burruss, Tameka "Tiny" Harris, Tamika Scott and Toscha Scott were honored for their long history of excellence in R&B music.