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Marty Walsh Blasts Donald Trump’s ‘Absurd’ Attack on Roe v. Wade

Mayor Marty Walsh rekindled his feud with Donald Trump in a Herald Radio interview Wednesday, blasting the Republican president-elect for his rhetoric on abortion rights and immigration. […]

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Mayor Walsh Pledges Not to ‘Compromise Our Values’ Under Trump

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh says he will try to cooperate with the incoming administration of Donald Trump and give him “a chance to lead,” but pledged not to “compromise our […]

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Boston Already Has Some Sanctuary City Protections

City Councilor Tito Jackson earned plaudits when he proposed making Boston a sanctuary city for illegal immigrants following President-Elect Donald Trump’s call for the mass deportation […]

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Voters Reject Question 2, Charter School Cap Will Remain

The cap on charter school expansion in Massachusetts is here to stay—for now. Voters have rejected Question 2, the ballot measure that sought to lift the cap, […]

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The Boss: Sean O’Brien and the Teamsters Attempt an Extreme Makeover

But will the union boss bring down Mayor Walsh along the way?

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Marty Walsh Will Stump for Hillary Clinton at a Pittsburgh Diner

Mayor Marty Walsh is hitting the campaign trail for Hillary Clinton this weekend, with hopes of rounding up a swing state into the Democrats’ column. Walsh […]

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Marty Walsh Makes the New York Times’ List of Donald Trump’s Insults

Monday’s edition of the New York Times featured a two-page spread of every person, place, and thing insulted by Republican nominee Donald Trump over the course […]

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Competition Aims to Find Boston’s Best Driver

If you feel like you’re a decently safe driver in Boston, maybe that’s because you are. Or maybe it’s because Boston has set the bar […]

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WGBH’s Broadcast Studio and Cafe Inside the Boston Public Library Opens This Week

Next time you go to return a library book, you just might see the mayor—or the governor, the AG, or hey, even Jim Braude. WGBH’s […]

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BRA Changes Name to BPDA, Hopes You’ll Trust Them Now

The Boston Redevelopment Authority, the quasi-public agency whose 60-year history has been marred by accusations of cronyism and the clear-cutting of the entire West End, has a […]

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Internal Poll Shows Marty Walsh with Sky-High Favorability

Despite a rocky few months, Mayor Marty Walsh is still enjoying exceptionally high favorables among likely voters, according to an internal poll leaked this week. […]

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At Last, We Know What Marty Walsh Keeps in the Pockets of His Cargo Shorts

Mayor Marty Walsh held a “Back to School” Twitter chat Wednesday afternoon, fielding questions on a variety of topics, from Boston Public Schools and the November ballot […]

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Mayor Marty Walsh Declares Sunday ‘Judge’ John Hodgman Day in Boston

Mayor Marty Walsh is dedicating another day to a celebrity in Boston this weekend. Walsh announced on Friday that Brookline native and former Daily Show […]

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Bill Maher on Marty Walsh, Elizabeth Warren, and Legal Weed in Massachusetts

Politicians on both sides of the aisle have long found themselves in the crosshairs of Bill Maher and his HBO series Real Time, and Massachusetts […]

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A Peek Inside Marty Walsh and Tito Jackson’s War Chests

The Boston Herald is ready for 2017. Councilor Tito Jackson, on the other hand, could use some time to put some money together. With a three-story spread […]