NYC Mayors Race

September 16, 2013 - 2:35 PM
Democratic mayoral candidate Bill Thompson, left, gives a concession speech to his primary election opponent Bill de Blasio, right, as New York Governor Andrew Cuomo center, listens on the steps of City Hall, Monday, Sept. 16, 2013 in New York. Thompson's concession to de Blasio, avoids a runoff election in the Democratic primary, leaving de Blasio to face Republican candidate Joe Lhota in the Nov. 5 election. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)