Richards Defeats Johnson in Mayoral Special Election

Election Returns:

100% districts reporting

49% Tom Richards (D) 

42% Bill Johnson (WF, I)

  9% Alex White (G)

Vote Totals:

11,952 Tom Richards (D)

10,307 Bill Johnson (WF, I)

  2,133 Alex White (G)

Former Mayor Johnson gave a concession speech late Tuesday night thanking his supporters and congratulating Richards.

Richards and Johnson each spoke on WXXI-AM 1370 radio Wednesday during NPR's Morning Edition.

Read more in this election story. Returns can also be found at the Monroe County Board of Elections

Click Here to watch WXXI's recent Voice of the Voter debate between the three candidates.