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Marty Walsh Is Not Happy About the New Boston 2024 Book

Count Mayor Marty Walsh among those who are less than enthused about a new book about the failed Boston Olympics bid coming out this week. Written […]

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51 Photos of Marty Walsh, Birthday Boy, Looking at Things

Mayor Marty Walsh turns 50 today, marking the first time since Ray Flynn that the mayor of Boston has reached the milestone while in office. […]

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The Shadow-Casting Winthrop Square Tower Is Taking a Step Forward

The controversial plan to build a new tower in Boston that would cast shadows on Boston Common and the Public Garden has been updated, and […]

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Kirk Minihane Calls Marty Walsh a “Dope” for Wanting to Meet with Michael Che

Mayor Marty Walsh wants to meet with Michael Che to discuss the Saturday Night Live star’s experiences with racism in Boston, and not everybody’s thrilled about it. […]

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Marty Walsh Calls Jeff Sessions’s Sanctuary Cities Threat “Irresponsible and Destructive”

Mayor Marty Walsh issued a strong rebuke to Attorney General Jeff Sessions’s threat to strip the nation’s so-called “sanctuary cities” of federal funding. “The safety and […]

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Deal Reached to Keep Citgo Sign in Kenmore Square for “Decades to Come”

Worry no more—after more than a year of uncertainty, the Citgo sign is staying put in Kenmore Square. Mayor Marty Walsh announced late Wednesday afternoon […]

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Marty Walsh’s March Madness Bracket Has UNC Winning It All

Mayor Marty Walsh may lack the basketball prowess of Gov. Charlie Baker or Attorney General Maura Healey, but that doesn’t mean he’s immune to the […]

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Mayor Walsh, Boston Police Extend Body Cam Pilot Program

Mayor Marty Walsh and Boston Police Commissioner Bill Evans announced a six-month extension for the department’s body camera pilot program Monday, after reaching an agreement […]

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Massachusetts Doesn’t Like Travel Ban 2.0 Either

So President Trump unveiled his administration’s highly anticipated second try at a travel ban yesterday, and this one isn’t going over well either. Not surprisingly, Massachusetts’ political […]

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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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Marty Walsh Has Called for a Crackdown on Mean Space Saver Notes

Even when it snows, you need to keep your cool. So put your boxcutters and weaponized car keys away, and—says Mayor Marty Walsh—don’t add any mean […]

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Marty Walsh Bashes Trump, Defends Sanctuary Cities on The Daily Show

  Mayor Marty Walsh came out swinging against President Donald Trump when he joined Trevor Noah on The Daily Show Thursday night, vowing to defend Boston’s so-called […]

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Walsh Vows to Protect Immigrants from Trump’s Executive Orders in CNN Op-Ed

Mayor Marty Walsh said he isn’t afraid of Boston losing federal funding for the so-called “sanctuary city” protections it offers undocumented immigrants, rebuking the Trump […]

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Photos: Huge Crowds Gather in Boston to Protest Trump Travel Ban

Just one week after hundreds of thousands of protesters flooded into Boston and Washington D.C. for the women’s march, another massive crowd gathered in Copley […]

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Marty Walsh Gets in Heated Argument with WEEI Hosts over Sanctuary City Plan

Mayor Marty Walsh earned plaudits Wednesday after he announced he was prepared to shelter undocumented immigrants inside City Hall, in response to President Donald Trump’s forthcoming […]