As the last votes are being tallied up, CrownHeights.info provides a comprehensive summary of who won and who lost in yesterday’s primary election:
Democratic nominee for New York City mayor:
Winner: Bill de Blasio (As of yet, he is above the required 40% mark needed to avoid a runoff with Bill Thomson, but the last votes are still being counted).
Losers: Bill Thompson, Christine Quinn, John Liu and Anthony Weiner.
Republican nominee for New York City mayor:
Winner: Joe Lhota.
Loser: John Catsimatidis.
Democratic nominee for city comptroller:
Winner: Scott Stringer.
Loser: Eliot Spitzer.
Democratic nominee for Brooklyn district attorney:
Winner: Kenneth P. Thompson.
Loser: Charles J. Hynes.
Democratic nominee for City Council Representing the 35th District:
Winner: Laurie Cumbo
Losers: Ede Fox and Ola Alabi.
Democratic nominee for New York City public advocate:
Letitia James will face Daniel L. Squadron in a runoff election.