1931 New York City aldermanic election

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1931 New York City aldermanic election

← 1929 November 3, 1931 1933 →

All 65 seats of the New York City Board of Aldermen
33 seats needed for a majority
  Majority party Minority party
 
Party Democratic Republican
Last election 61 4
Seats won 64 1
Seat change Increase3 Decrease3

The 1931 New York City aldermanic election took place on November 3 to elect the 65 members of the New York City Board of Aldermen. Republicans lost three of their four seats on the Board, all of which were located in Manhattan.[1] In 21 of Brooklyn's 24 districts the vote was better than two to one for Democratic candidates, better than six to one for Democratic candidate William O'Reilly in the 38th district.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "65[sic] aldermanic offices taken by Democrats". The Brooklyn Citizen. 90 (118). November 4, 1931. p. 3. Retrieved June 13, 2019 – via Newspapers.com.