James Burnett

Top of Mind: Jim Gordon, Extended Version

Boston editor James Burnett: Let’s back all the way up. Why energy in general, as a field, before you got into what you’re doing now? JG: I was going to BU’s School of Public Communications for a degree in broadcast…

Top of Mind: Jack Williams, Extended Version

Boston editor James Burnett: You’d better not win any more awards. Jack Williams: Well, I don’t have any spots for them. Don’t tell anybody, but we’ve got them on the floor, and, uh, Marci says, "Don’t bring any more home,…

Top of Mind: Jack Williams

WBZ-TV news anchor Jack Williams talks Churchill, the stock market, and on being a penny-pinching smart aleck. At 65, he’s only getting started.

Top of Mind: Charlie Baker, Extended Version

Boston editor James Burnett: What do you think is the one thing that could have the most impact on improving healthcare? Charlie Baker: Since you have this on [gesturing at recorder], I’m going to give you a long answer, and…

Top of Mind: Charlie Baker

Harvard Pilgrim CEO, healthcare reform pot-stirrer, Great Massachusetts Republican Hope, 52, Swampscott.

Top of Mind: Mel King Extended Version

Boston editor James Burnett: The last time Boston had an interesting mayoral race was 1983, and you played a big part in it. Reading back on it, it almost seemed like an entirely different city. Notwithstanding the fact that incumbents…

Top of Mind: Mel King

Crusader, Educator, Ex-legislator, Neighborhood Stalwart, Technology Buff, Age 80, South End.