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Joseph Lowery to endorse Ceasar Mitchell for mayor of Atlanta?

We are still searching for details, such as where and when, but we have it on good authority that the 95-year-old Rev. Joseph Lowery, one of the greatest surviving voices of the Civil Rights era, intends to endorse Atlanta City Council President Ceasar Mitchell for mayor on Wednesday.

In a November race that could be highly fractured along racial lines, that’s pretty big stuff.

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Jim Galloway is a three-decade veteran of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution who writes the Political Insider blog and column.