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Healy concedes to Fulop in race for Jersey City mayor

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Jersey City Mayor Jerramiah Healy has conceded the mayoral race to challenger Steven Fulop, a city councilman, Goldman Sachs employee, and former Marine.

Fulop won with more than 50 percent of the votes, which avoids a runoff in the nonpartisan election. Jerry Walker and Abdul Malik were also on the ballot.

Healy, 62, has served as mayor since 2004.

Fulop, 36, has served on the council since 2005.

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