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St. Louis elects new mayor

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St. Louis voters elected Tishaura Jones as the city's new mayor.

Jones, the city's treasurer, defeated Alderman Cara Spencer. Both are progressive Democrats, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

Jones, who will be the first Black woman to hold the office, succeeds Mayor Lyda Krewson, who chose not to seek a second four-year term.

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