How the New York Papers Covered Bill de Blasio’s Election

The city’s first Democratic mayor in over two decades got front page

Bill de Blasio became the first Democratic candidate to be elected mayor of New York City since 1989 in a landslide victory over  Republican Joe Lhota on Tuesday night.

Here’s how the city’s papers covered de Blasio’s victory:

New York Post:


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New York Times:


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AM New York:


New York Daily News (larger image will go in when available):