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November 5, 2013 Atlanta: Atlanta City Council Post 2 At-Large  candidate, Mary Norwood cheers with supporters at her campaign headquarters Tuesday November 5, 2013. Norwood is trying to reclaim her post after leaving the position to run for mayor, losing by just over 700 votes in a 2009 run-off.  BRANT SANDERLIN /BSANDERLIN@AJC.COM

Mary Norwood mulls return to Atlanta mayoral fray

8:56 am Sep. 22, 2016

This year’s election circus may be coming to an end in 46 days (who’s counting?), but Atlanta’s 2017 mayoral race continues to heat up, with yet another candidate mulling a bid to replace the outgoing Kasim

U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., left, and U.S. Rep. Doug Collins, R-Ga., at a press conference last year in Augusta. (AP/Augusta Chronicle, Michael Holahan).

Johnny Isakson’s changing view of judicial nominees

5:00 am Sep. 19, 2016

Hours after the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson lined up with his Republican colleagues who said the Senate should wait until after the election to confirm a successor.

“The American