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The far-reaching influence of Kevin White

A major part of Kevin H. White’s legacy was that the former Boston mayor attracted a group of bright, young thinkers to City Hall who believed in the power of public service. Many of them went on to influential careers in the city, state, and beyond.

Barney Frank

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