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Golar Richie to endorse Martin Walsh, sources say

Charlotte Golar Richie called state Representative Martin J. Walsh on Friday to tell him she would endorse his campaign for mayor, according to two people with direct knowledge of the call.

The decision by Golar Richie, who finished third in the Sept. 24 preliminary election, potentially gives Walsh a significant boost in building vital support in the African-American community.

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