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Watch Elizabeth Warren Grill the Defense Secretary Nominee over Raytheon Money

Raytheon, the Waltham-based defense contractor that does billions of dollars a year in business with the government, not long ago paid Mark Esper a hefty […]

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Charlie Baker: The Trump Tweets Were “Racist”

Using a term he’s so far avoided in describing the president, Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker said Monday that Trump’s tweets this weekend targeting Congresswomen of color were […]

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Ayanna Pressley Calls Trump a “Twitter Thug” after Latest Racist Attack

This story has been updated. Over the weekend, President Trump added his voice to the chorus criticizing Ayanna Pressley and the Democratic “Squad” by posting […]

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Look Out, Mayor Pete, Sounds Like Seth Moulton Thinks You’re a Nerd

He may not have made it to the debate stage, but Seth Moulton would like you to know that he is definitely still cooler than […]

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Ayanna Pressley: Nancy Pelosi’s Take on Progressive Defectors Is “Demoralizing”

Ayanna Pressley is getting frustrated with the way House Speaker Nancy Pelosi seems to be targeting her and other members of the so-called “Squad” made up […]

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Ayanna Pressley Has No Patience for Kellyanne Conway

Someone get Kellyanne Conway some ice, because she just got burned by Ayanna Pressley. Tuesday, the councilor to the president gave an interview on Fox […]

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One Good Reason Not to Loathe DC? Ayanna Pressley

If we thought Ayanna Pressley had nerves of steel for challenging and taking down one of our longest-serving Democratic congressmen, it was only because we […]

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The Kamikaze Candidate: Inside Seth Moulton’s Bid for the White House

Speaking to a packed house in the Newburyport middle school auditorium in May 2017, Mayor Donna Holaday began her introduction of Congressman Seth Moulton with […]

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Ohad Elhelo Speaks His Peace by Fostering Entrepreneurship

When I moved to Boston, I looked at the Palestinian conflict from afar for the first time, and it was devastating. As someone who served […]

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Elizabeth Warren Offers Love Life Advice in the DMs

In a move she no doubt hopes will remind voters that she’s the Candidate with Plans, Elizabeth Warren this weekend offered up some help in an unusual […]

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Bernie Sanders: Everyone Should Vote, Including Boston Marathon Bomber

Yep, you heard him. When Bernie Sanders says every American citizen should have the right to vote, he means everyone—including Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. […]

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The Harvard Book Store Is Selling Hard Copies of the Mueller Report

If you’re looking for the fastest way to read a 450-page book, head on over to the Harvard Book Store to pick up your hard […]

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Joe Biden Says He’ll Visit Boston Stop & Shop Workers Thursday

Joe Biden is heading to Boston. The former vice president and possible presidential contender says he plans to join striking Stop & Shop workers in […]

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The Interview: State Representative Russell Holmes

Sure, a lot of people don’t like their boss, but state Representative Russell Holmes has made an art out of antagonizing his with particular vigor, […]

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Boston City Council Votes to Support Green New Deal

The Boston City Council passed a resolution in support of the Green New Deal Wednesday, joining Democratic lawmakers in Washington in calling for federal action […]