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Vincent Fort

Running for Mayor of Atlanta
Election: Nov. 7, 2017

Senator Fort has consistently been a powerful progressive voice in the fight for economic equality that promotes a living wage, expands healthcare for everyone, and protects the environment. He is nationally recognized as a leader in the fight against predatory lending practices and foreclosures after authoring model legislation in 2001. Senator Fort has been on the forefront in the movement to protect public education and was responsible for securing $40 Million in funding for buildings at Atlanta Technical College and Atlanta Metropolitan College. His unwavering dedication to progressive values has earned him recognition from the NAACP, the AARP, and the Anti-Defamation League.