Reed Keeps Campaign-Like Pace as Mayor
(Atlanta Journal-Constitution) — Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed stepped out of the car at 8:17 a.m., beginning a 13-hour workday. First stop, the Westin hotel on Peachtree Street. Reed spoke to a group from Claflin University, which was the alma mater of his parents, Junius and Sylvia Reed. On this day, Reed would make six speeches, welcome remarks and join in a conference call with Vice President Joe Biden about economic stimulus projects.