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New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn waves while giving her concession speech in the New York Democratic mayoral primary elections. (Sept. 10, 2013)(Credit: Getty Images)

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Christine Quinn through the years

Christine Quinn, a Glen Cove native, announced her long-expected mayoral run through her Twitter account and posted a video detailing her vision for the city on a new campaign website.If elected, Quinn would become the city's first female and openly gay mayor.

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