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Rep. Stephen Lynch to declare run for Senate

Entry a challenge to Democratic establishment

US Representative Stephen F. Lynch has reserved the union hall of Iron Workers Local 7 in South Boston for a Thursday after­noon announcement that he is running for the Democratic nomination in the special election to fill John F. Kerry’s seat, a person with direct knowledge of the congressman’s decision said Tuesday.

That person said Lynch has reserved the Local 7 hall on Old Colony Avenue for an afternoon event.

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