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Atlanta councilman Andre Dickens catapults ahead of other candidates to win mayor's seat

Atlanta councilman Andre Dickens is Atlanta’s next mayor, after jumping ahead of the city council president and a former mayor in the polls.

Host Callum Borchers speaks with Stephen Fowler, political reporter with Georgia Public Broadcasting, about what pollsters are calling an upset victory for Dickens.

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