Dinowitz wins, knocks off progressive primary challenge from Woolford in northwest Bronx


Despite challenges in the past two political cycles for his northeast Bronx Assembly seat, Jeffrey Dinowitz is set to add two more years to an impressive 20-plus year run in politics after toppling Kingsbridge challenger Jessica Altagracia Woolford.

As of Wednesday morning, Dinowitz had secured 62%, or 5,830 votes, to Woolford’s 37%, or 3,514 votes, with 99% of scanners reporting, according to unofficial tallies by the city Board of Elections.

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