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Six Women of Color Were Elected to Boston City Council

Monday’s election was a reckoning for female politicians across Massachusetts. On the anniversary of a presidential race that left many opining about the viability of […]

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Marty Walsh Was Just Re-Elected Mayor of Boston

After a lopsided race that nonetheless shed light on some of Boston’s most pressing problems and sparked discussion of the priorities of the city’s mayor, […]

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Low Voter Turnout Expected in Boston Mayoral Election

On election day in 2016, 277,366 Bostonians cast a vote. In 2014, 161,115 people pulled the lever. And in 2013, the last mayoral election, 142,007 […]

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At the WGBH Debate, Tito Jackson Challenged Marty Walsh’s Record

If Tito Jackson is going down, he’s going down swinging. The city councilor, in the last scheduled debate between the two candidates before the November […]

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Tito Jackson Finishes a Distant Second to Marty Walsh

The results from the preliminary round of Boston’s mayoral race are in, and they do not look good for Tito Jackson. The city councilor finished […]

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Takeaways from Marty Walsh and Tito Jackson’s Town Halls

Marty Walsh may have a big lead in the polling for the ongoing mayoral race, but Tito Jackson says that doesn’t trouble him too much. […]

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Marty Walsh Is Polling 31 Points Ahead of Tito Jackson

Unless something major changes between now and the election in November, things are not looking good for Tito Jackson. A new poll out from Suffolk […]

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Tito Jackson Is Challenging Marty Walsh to a Debate

City Councilor Tito Jackson, who is running for mayor against Marty Walsh, is challenging Walsh to a debate. In an appearance on Herald Radio today, […]

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Tito Jackson Apologizes After a Run-In with a WGBH Reporter

City councilor and mayoral candidate Tito Jackson has apologized after a run-in with a WGBH reporter who says he “grasped” her arm and “pushed it aside” […]

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Tito Jackson’s Campaign Sure Is Spending a Lot of Dough on Eating Out

As Tito Jackson strives to unseat Mayor Marty Walsh, he’s spending a lot of time—and campaign funds—dining out. And the tabs are piling up: There […]

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The Interview: Tito Jackson

Brexit. President Trump. Mayor Tito?

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BPDA Approves “Plan JP/Rox” Amidst Protests, Police Presence

The Boston Planning and Development Agency board voted Thursday to approve Plan JP/Rox, a controversial set of guidelines governing development in a 250-acre area comprised of Forest […]

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Everyone Is Missing the Point About Sanctuary Cities

If we have learned anything in this first month of the Trump presidency, it’s how malleable the term “sanctuary” can be, with respect to protections […]

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Tito Jackson: ‘This Is the Beginning of the Second American Revolution’

Mayoral candidate Tito Jackson joined the demonstrators gathered at Logan Airport Saturday night to protest President Donald Trump’s executive order banning travel from seven Muslim nations. Jackson said he refused […]

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Marty Walsh Is Trying to Nip Tito Jackson’s Progressive Charge in the Bud

Let’s take a quick inventory of what Marty Walsh has been up to in the week since Tito Jackson formally announced his candidacy for mayor, shall we? […]