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Jax mayor’s race now down to Alvin Brown, Lenny Curry

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It’s not over yet. Before Jacksonville knows who its next mayor will be, residents must got to the polls once again. This time voters will decide a May 19 runoff between incumbent Alvin Brown and challenger Lenny Curry. Brown, the first Democrat elected to the office since Ed Austin in 1991, took a 5-point lead in Tuesday’s election over former Republican Party of Florida Chair Curry, 43 to 38 percent, according to the Duval County Supervisor of elections website. The runoff is necessary…

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