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The Boston Globe


Scot Lehigh

Questionable judgment

As he plots run for governor, Murray is dogged by dubious alliances

THE QUESTION with Lieutenant Governor Tim Murray was always this: Having ridden into office on Deval Patrick’s coattails, could the boyish Worcester pol grow into someone voters could see as governor?

These last few months have provided a preliminary answer: No. Instead, Murray’s activities have created enduring questions about his judgment.

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