Florida's Jacksonville Elects Democrat as City's First Woman Mayor

Residents of Jacksonville, Florida, have elected a woman as mayor for the first time, with Democrat Donna Deegan seeing off Republican Daniel Davis in a close-fought election.

Footage by Carla Mechele shows supporters cheering as Deegan arrives at the Estrella Cocina restaurant in the city.

Deegan beat Republican Daniel Davis with 52 percent of the vote. Credit: Carla Mechele via Storyful

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