Kasim Reed

Early in-person voting began this week and recent polls show many voters still undecided on who should replace Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms.
/ October 16, 2021
Kasim Reed thegrio.com
Former Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed is under federal investigation for allegedly using campaign funds to make lavish personal purchases.
/ June 30, 2021
THE FATE OF THE FURIOUS Atlanta Red Carpet Screening and After Party Hosted by Ludacris
Former Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed has officially entered the 2021 mayoral race after announcing his reelection campaign.
/ June 11, 2021
THE FATE OF THE FURIOUS Atlanta Red Carpet Screening and After Party Hosted by Ludacris
Kasim Reed wants his old job back. The former mayor of Atlanta submitted paperwork on Wednesday to join the 2021 mayoral race.
/ June 9, 2021
Wes Moore and Kasim Reed, theGrio.com
Among the recognizable names poised to compete for the top of state government include Wes Moore, Rep. Anthony Brown and Michael Steele.
/ June 7, 2021
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
Tyrese, Usher, Jeezy and Atlanta native Future, each donated to the United Negro College Fund at its annual fundraising event.
/ December 19, 2016
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
theGRIO REPORT – Atlanta mayor Kasim Reed is in trouble with the police department for a picture taken in which he and several celebrities put their hands up in the “hands up, don’t shoot” tribute…
/ January 22, 2015
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
(AP) – Both men have played the blame game delicately, perhaps knowing political futures are sometimes made or squashed by storm preparations and response, and that the city that has a long and painful past of being ill-prepared for nasty winter weather…
/ January 31, 2014
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
theGRIO REPORT – The 44-year-old has been battling criticism over the city’s response to a storm that dropped just inches of snow on Tuesday…
/ January 30, 2014
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
theGRIO VIDEO – Incumbent Mayor Kasim Reed is still riding high after winning a second four-year term with 84 percent of the vote…
/ December 31, 2013
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
theGRIO REPORT – Celebrities, dignitaries , public officials and members of the business community turned out in full force Saturday at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis for the annual UNCF’s Mayor’s Masked Ball…
/ December 24, 2013
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
theGRIO VIDEO – Still in his early forties he has taken the city by storm, with his ambitious roadmap, close ties to the White House and bipartisan approach…
/ December 20, 2013
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
OPINION – When the Atlanta Braves announced they were taking the team to the suburbs last week, I was not surprised…
/ November 18, 2013
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
ATLANTA (AP) — The Braves announced Monday they are leaving Turner Field and moving into a new 42,000-seat, $672 million stadium about 10 miles from downtown in 2017…
/ November 11, 2013
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
theGRIO REPORT – While typically, the farm team for both national political parties has consisted of governors and Senators, Democrats have a growing field of star candidates drawn from the urban core…
/ November 7, 2013
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
theGRIO REPORT – The mayor had a successful first term and is credited for beefing up the police department, overhauling the city’s employee pension program and balancing the budget…
/ November 6, 2013
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed has been elected to a second term, defeating three little-known challengers as he continues to raise his profile overseeing a key city in the South…
/ November 6, 2013