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He’s Really Doing It: Bill Weld Is Launching a Challenge to “Unstable” Trump

The time for guessing games is over. Bill Weld is for real throwing his hat in the ring for a challenge to President Donald Trump, […]

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Elizabeth Warren: Trump May Be in Prison by 2020

Elizabeth Warren has offered a lot to voters that isn’t focused on Trump or the investigations targeting him, like support for the Green New Deal and […]

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Ed Markey and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s “Green New Deal” Is Here

Last Thursday, Boston froze over at a cool 9 degrees Fahrenheit. For Tuesday’s Patriots parade, fans enjoyed weather in the low 60s. While some folks […]

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Elizabeth Warren Identified Herself as “American Indian” on a 1986 Form

Crack open a Michelob Ultra, because it’s time for the latest chapter of the perma-controversy over Elizabeth Warren’s ancestry. Much to the chagrin of the Massachusetts senator and […]

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Elizabeth Warren to Cherokee Nation: I’m Sorry about the DNA Test

Three months after she publicly shared the results of a DNA test as proof she had a Native American ancestor, and a few days before a […]

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President Bill Weld? A Report Said He Would Announce Soon

Update: Weld is now denying a report from WCVB that he had imminent plans to announce a run for president as a Republican, telling the Boston Globe that it […]

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Wealthy 2020 Prospects Don’t Like Elizabeth Warren’s Wealth Tax

Elizabeth Warren is taking aim at Howard Schultz and Michael Bloomberg today after the billionaires poo-pooed her proposal for a wealth tax on, well, them. […]

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The Interview: Attorney General Maura Healey

Ever since the never-back-down attorney general’s very first run for political office in 2014, when the former pro basketball player charged out of nowhere to […]

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Elizabeth Warren’s “Wealth Tax” Would Target the Ultra-Rich

In a move that might form a backbone of her 2020 campaign, Elizabeth Warren has announced her idea to take a bite out of income inequality with […]

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Elizabeth Warren at Logan Airport: “Open Our Government and Pay People”

Elizabeth Warren, fresh off the 2020 campaign trail, stopped by Boston’s Logan Airport Monday to join rallying airline workers and call on Trump to end the […]

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A New Trump Tweet about Elizabeth Warren Triples Down

In a new tweet amid the longest government shutdown in U.S. history and after fresh scandal over interactions with Russia, President Trump once again turned his attention […]

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Trump Tweeted a “1/2020th” Meme Mocking Elizabeth Warren

As Elizabeth Warren’s presidential campaign gets off the ground, President Trump is coming after his potential 2020 rival with a meme. In a tweet on […]

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The New Insiders of Boston Politics

In early October, when 55 young black professionals from 33 states arrived in Boston for a special NAACP “NextGen” leadership conference, City Hall wanted to […]

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Elizabeth Warren Drank the “Club Soda of Beers” on Instagram

When Elizabeth Warren more or less launched her 2020 campaign on New Year’s Eve, the world was watching. So plenty tuned in to watch as the Senator flipped on […]

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The Millionaire’s Tax Debate Is Coming Back in 2019

If siphoning a big chunk of the wealth from Massachusetts’ ultra-rich to pay for public programs is your thing, then rejoice: The so-called millionaire’s tax is on its way back […]