Money & Politics

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A Dollar-by-Dollar Breakdown of the City Council Candidates

I wrote the other day about the difficulties faced by city council candidates this year. Now I’ll add some numbers to that analysis. Below are […]

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Barry Finegold Makes It Rain

Rumor has it that state senator Barry Finegold of Andover intends to run for state treasurer in 2014—and his campaign account sure seems to support […]

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Speaker DeLeo Still Paying Big Bucks For Probation-Related Lawyering

Speaker Robert DeLeo has paid $300,000 this year in legal services related to the ongoing US Attorney investigation into patronage at the probation department. The […]

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The Spending Habits of Boston’s Mayoral Candidates

Andrew Ryan of the Globe did a good job at the end of May getting the major mayoral candidates’ fundraising and cash-on-hand numbers. But only […]