Aborn Wins GLID by One Vote; Thompson, de Blasio, Yassky Win Too

Manhattan district attorney candidate Richard Aborn narrowly won the endorsement of the Gay and Lesbian Independent Democrats last night–by a single vote, according to a source at the club.

Club president (and polymathic Observer contributor) Zachary Woolfe declined to give the exact vote totals, but said that about 50 votes were cast.

“We’re very proud to support all of these candidates and we look forward to helping them in the primary and the primary elections,” Woolfe told me.

Here’s a list of the other endorsements the club made last night:

Mayor: Bill Thompson

Public Advocate: Bill de Blasio

City Comptroller: David Yassky

Manhattan Borough President: Scott Stringer

City Council

District 1: Alan Gerson

District 2: Rosie Mendez

District 3: Christine Quinn

District 4: Daniel Garodnick

District 5: Jessica Lappin

District 6: Gale Brewer

District 7: Robert Jackson

District 8: Melissa Mark-Viverito

District 9: Inez Dickens

District 10: Miguel Martinez

Judiciary–Civil Court

District 3 (2 vacancies): Cynthia Kern and Lynn Kotler

District 6: Analisa Torres

District 9 (2 vacancies): James D’Auguste and Jennifer Schecter

Aborn Wins GLID by One Vote; Thompson, de Blasio, Yassky Win Too