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Mayor Bottoms issues administrative order to expand voting access in wake of state’s new law

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms has signed an administrative order to “mitigate the impact of new voting restrictions imposed by Senate Bill 202,” according to a press released issued by her office late Tuesday afternoon. “The voting restrictions of SB 202 will disproportionately impact Atlanta residents—particularly in communities of color and other minority groups,” Bottoms said […]