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  Miro Weinberger wins Burlington, VT mayoral race
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Last EditedCOSDem  Mar 06, 2012 06:51pm
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MediaNewspaper - Burlington Free Press
News DateWednesday, March 7, 2012 12:50:00 AM UTC0:0
DescriptionDemocrats reclaimed Burlington City Hall for the first time in three decades. Miro Weinberger won four of five wards that have reported. Republican Kurt Wright conceded shortly before 7:30 p.m.

At Nectar's on Main Street the crowd awaiting Miro erupted after learning from a Free Press tweet that Weinberger had won. As of 7:40 p.m. they were waiting for Weinberger to arrive.

Wright said when he saw Ward 7 he knew that was it.

"I gave it my best shot. It's a tough city for a Republican," Wright told Burlington Free Press reporter Joel Banner Baird.
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