NYC ELECTION RESULTS: DeBlasio & Liu Win Runoffs


ywbn110.gifTwo primary races held on September 15 failed to yield a candidate with at least 40 percent of the vote, and a run-off election was held today.

Former Public Advocate Mark Green and Brooklyn Councilman Bill de Blasio battled it out for public advocate, while City Councilmen John Liu and David Yassky fought for the city comptroller seat.

The following are voting results as of 10:05PM EST:. 

Public Advocate – NYC
Bill de Blasio (Dem)  131424  62.51% 
Mark Green (Dem)  78815  37.49% 
Reporting: 5748 of 6110 precincts – 94.08 percent 
Comptroller – NYC
John Liu (Dem)  121420  56.00% 
David Yassky (Dem)  95386  44.00% 
Reporting: 5748 of 6110 precincts – 94.08 percent

(YWN Election Headquarters)