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Eric Adams elected mayor of New York: Democrat faces staggering set of challenges

By France24
04 November 2021   |   11:07 am
Former police captain Eric Adams is set to become the next mayor of New York City after winning Tuesday's vote. The Democratic candidate has a nuanced stance on law enforcement issues, as both an African American man and a former officer. In his acceptance speech, Adams called for unity, while telling his story of a working-class child who grew up to become mayor.

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