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Robert Kraft Shared Harsh Words about President Trump in a Private Meeting

In public, Robert Kraft and Donald Trump have enjoyed a close friendship. They talk, they hang out, they support one another, and Kraft even wrote a check for […]

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Education

A Harvard Student Said Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen Threatened Him

Stormy Daniels and a staffer at the Harvard Lampoon allegedly have something in common: a threat from President Trump’s lawyer, Michael Cohen. After pulling off […]

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Trump Will Head to New Hampshire to Announce His Controversial Opioid Policy

President Trump is scheduled to appear in Manchester, New Hampshire, on Monday, where he’s expected to make an announcement on drug policy. The plan will reportedly […]

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Several White House Staffers Tied to Domestic Abuse Allegations Are from Massachusetts

Several men with ties to the Trump Administration and allegations of spousal abuse have something else in common, too: the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The trend […]

In this still image taken from video, Rep. Joe Kennedy III delivers the Democratic response to President Donald Trump's State of the Union, at Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School in Fall River, Mass., Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. Kennedy, 37, a three-term congressman and grandson of former Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy, outlined a Democratic vision that he said promises a "better deal for all who call this country home." (
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Democrats Applaud Rep. Joe Kennedy’s State of the Union Response

Rep. Joseph Kennedy III walked one of the most rickety and scrutinized bridges in politics on Tuesday night, and by many accounts, he made it […]

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Who Massachusetts Is Bringing to the State of the Union

Invitations to guests for the State of the Union are politically charged choices, made to serve a few major purposes: To communicate something about your priorities, to highlight […]

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The Best Signs from the 2018 Boston/Cambridge Women’s March

The crowd may have been smaller, but the signs were no less poignant. Thousands of protesters showed up at Cambridge Common for the second Women’s […]

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Thousands Returned for the Women’s March 2018 in Cambridge

The pussy hats were there. The field of signs was there. And the calls for President Donald Trump’s impeachment were there. The 2018 Women’s March may not […]

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Linda Dorcena Forry Responds to Trump’s “Shithole” Comment

Constant outrage is exhausting. Just ask State Senator Linda Dorcena Forry. After the president of the United States referred to Haiti and several nations in […]

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The Trump Effect

One year in, many of Boston’s biggest names are feeling the president’s influence—for better or for worse.

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How President Trump’s Tax Plan Gilds the Swamp

It will not come as a surprise to many that President Trump doesn’t know what he’s talking about when it comes to macro-economics or math. […]

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Donald Trump Does Not Like the Sound of Senator Mitt Romney

Neither time nor gourmet frog legs heal old wounds, if your name is Donald Trump. Former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney, who has a far-from-loving relationship with […]

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Trump Called Elizabeth Warren “Pocahontas” at a Ceremony for Native American Veterans

President Trump on Monday reverted back to his habit of calling Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren “Pocahontas,” this time at the worst moment imaginable: a White […]

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Education

Tufts Students, Alumni Call for Anthony Scaramucci’s Removal from Advisory Board

Anthony Scaramucci has been an advisor at Tufts University’s Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy roughly 50 times longer than he served as President Trump’s […]

Wellness

Massachusetts Officials Criticize Trump’s Opioid Announcement

President Donald Trump declared the opioid epidemic a national public health emergency yesterday, but many Massachusetts Democrats criticized him for not going far enough. Leaders […]