Georgia Gov. Kemp Drops Lawsuit Against Atlanta Mayor Over Coronavirus Restrictions
Kemp drops his lawsuit with the city of Atlanta and Mayor Keisha Lance bottoms after the side today stalemate on masks. While Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms agreed to abandon the rollback on reopening businesses. She would not budge on the mandate for face covering. So Governor Brian Kemp instead plans too. Press the issue in his next executive order, which takes effect Sunday. In it, he's expected to drop a provision that outlaws local governments from passing mask mandates but would prohibit them from forcing private businesses to require them. So far, more than 100 cities and counties in the state have such ordinances. Sandra Perish 95.5.