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Nov. 5 ballots: Losses for social conservatives

NASHVILLE (BP) – Despite a decisive re-election victory by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, election night 2013 was marked a variety of losses for social conservatives.

Abortion advocate Terry McAuliffe won the Virginia gubernatorial race. Self-identified progressive Bill de Blasio captured the New York City mayoral election. Voters in several cities legalized marijuana, and New York approved a state constitutional amendment expanding casino gambling.

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