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Alderman Berny Stone Concedes To Debra Silverstein In The 50th Ward (VIDEO)

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For all the hoopla over Daley's era ending, a longer tenure will end when Berny Stone leaves office this year. Though the stature of the office is smaller, you could argue that the drama is greater due to Stone's age (83) and unwillingness to resign his post. Even as he conceded defeat on Tuesday he was steadfast that he was the right man for the job. He told the cameras, "I feel sorry for the ward."

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