• India Walton May Become First Woman Mayor of Buffalo, First Socialist Mayor of Any Major US City Since 1960

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    Credit: Instagram indiawaltonforbuffalo By Rayna Reid · June 24, 2021June 24, 2021 In a spectacular upset, political newcomer India B. Walton defeated four-term incumbent in Buffalo's Mayoral Democratic primary election on Tuesday. Buffalo is the second-largest city in New York, and this race marks a watershed moment for New York's political scene. Buffalo has not elected a Republican mayor since 1965 , so Ms. Walton's primary victory will more than likely translate to a general election win in Buffalo. Come November , Ms. Walton “would be the first female mayor in Buffalo's history and...
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