Tom Perez on Keisha Lance Bottoms’ Victory in Atlanta Mayoral Race

DNC Chair Tom Perez released the following statement on Keisha Lance Bottoms’ victory in the Atlanta mayoral race:

“Congratulations to Keisha Lance Bottoms on her election as mayor of Atlanta. For nearly eight years, Keisha has represented her community in Southwest Atlanta as a dedicated city council member, fighting tirelessly to strengthen and grow the city she loves. And her victory last night keeps this seat under Democratic leadership. With her talent and vision, Mayor-elect Bottoms is going to continue expanding opportunity and build a brighter future for all of Atlanta’s hardworking families. We can’t wait to see everything she accomplishes.”