Mayor Marty Walsh Wins Campaign For Second Term

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Marty Walsh prevails for a second term as Boston Mayor facing a challenge from City Councilor Tito Jackson.

Per WHDH: As of 8:45 p.m., Walsh held a lead of 74 percent to 26 percent over Jackson with five percent of precincts reporting. Turnout was running slightly above predictions Tuesday as voters decided to return Mayor Marty Walsh to City Hall for a second four-year term.

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BREAKING: Marty Walsh, elected Mayor, Boston via the @AP

 

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ALERT: Mayor Marty Walsh has been re-elected as the 54th Mayor of Boston, in office since 2014. No incumbent Boston mayor has lost a re-election bid since James Michael Curley.