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NY-9 Special Election: David Weprin, Bob Turner Vie For Anthony Weiner's New York Congressional Seat

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Assemblyman David Weprin (D) is running against Republican Bob Turner, a self-professed lifelong businessman, for New York’s Ninth District congressional seat formerly occupied by Anthony Weiner. | AP

Since former Congressman Anthony Weiner stepped down, head slung low in a self-flagellating press conference on June 16, the question on the minds of voters in New York's Ninth District has been: who's next?

The answer will come Tuesday night as Assemblyman David Weprin, a Democrat, and Republican Bob Turner, a self-professed lifelong businessman, wait for votes to be counted in Queens and Brooklyn.

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