NYC Democratic Mayoral Candidate Bill Thompson Concedes Primary


New York City mayoral hopeful Bill Thompson , New York Governor... News PhotoAndrew Cuomo,Attending,Bill de Blasio,Candidate,Conceding Defeat,Democracy,Election,Hope,Horizontal,Mayor,New York City,Politics,Position,Speech,USAPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesNEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 16: New York City mayoral hopeful Bill Thompson (L), New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (C) and New York City Democratic mayoral candidate Bill De Blasio (R) attend a speech in which Thompson conceded defeat to de Blasio in the race for the democratic candidate position in the race for New York City mayor on September 16, 2013 in New York City. Thompson and De Blasio both hoped to win the democratic cadidate position for New York City. While De Blasio had a majority lead in the primary vote with approximately 40% of the votes, Thompson had hoped that he could force a run off between the two. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)