Mayor Marty Walsh

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Thousands Overwhelmed Faneuil Hall at Boston’s Pro-ACA Rally

As Republicans begin the process of eliminating the Affordable Care Act, demonstrators and most of the Massachusetts congressional delegation overwhelmed Faneuil Hall this weekend with a […]

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At Campaign Kickoff, Tito Jackson Hammers Walsh on 2024, GE Deal

If there’s enough daylight between Tito Jackson and Marty Walsh, the Roxbury councillor is betting everything it lay to the left. Jackson formally announced his mayoral bid Thursday […]

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Tito Jackson Will Run for Mayor

Tito Jackson has announced he will challenge Marty Walsh for mayor, following months of mounting speculation. The District 7 councillor emailed supporters Wednesday night announcing […]

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Marty Walsh Thinks Curt Schilling, Roger Clemens Should Be in the Hall of Fame

Mayor Marty Walsh may not agree with Curt Schilling politically, but the lifelong Red Sox fans believes No. 34 deserves to be enshrined in Cooperstown. […]

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Who’s Afraid of Marty Walsh?

After three years in office, the mayor has had nearly as many setbacks as successes. So why doesn’t anyone have the guts to run against him as he seeks reelection this year?

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City’s Gender Pay Gap Report a Good Start, But Lack of Race Info Glaring

Mayor Marty Walsh released a new report on the city’s gender pay gap Thursday, which found that women in Boston earn 77 cents for every dollar their […]

Arts & Entertainment

Mayor Walsh Declares Thursday Boston Music Awards Day

Following in the footsteps of Guster, Godsmack, and Patti Smith, the Boston Music Awards will now have its own day in Boston. The city will […]

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Marty Walsh: Hamilton Performance Shouldn’t ‘Have Gotten Political’

A Hamilton performance was at the center of attention this weekend after the cast delivered a statement to Vice President-Elect Mike Pence saying they feared Donald Trump administration “will not […]

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Walsh’s Wiretapped Convo Leaked as Labor Probe Winds Down

An account of a wiretapped conversation from 2012 involving Boston Mayor Marty Walsh, who at the time was head of the Building Trades, has been […]

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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 […]