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‘Ten people on Twitter’ flap is back

Mayor Martin Walsh disparaged opponents of the city’s Olympics bid as “10 people on Twitter” back in 2015. The controversy has returned.

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An upside to UMass Boston parking crunch

The campus received the state’s highest award for eco-friendly commuting. Students and faculty have little choice.

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Jacobs family, owner of TD Garden and Bruins, gives $13,000 to Walsh

The Buffalo-based family that owns the TD Garden and the Bruins just gave $13,000 to Mayor Walsh’s political committee.

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A conspicuous absence at Teacher of the Year ceremony

Mayor Martin Walsh’s staff said he had a scheduling conflict.

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Pirates descend on Boston this weekend

Party planks (ha) include “the Internet as an open resource for all,” “free culture,” and government transparency at all levels.


A N.H. rally for Trump supporter... who is sitting in jail

Activists are planning a rally to show their support for President Trump and for one of his biggest supporters, now sitting in a Nevada jail.


Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. to visit BC, Dorchester

The president and founder of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition will be the keynote speaker at Boston College on Saturday evening.


Walsh’s campaign is paying his new political consultants $16,000... a month

The former Obama aides are joing the campaign as consultants.

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DNC reform panel includes Mass. contingent

Among the committee members are Massachusetts Democratic activists Elaine Kamarck, Jim Roosevelt and Charlie Baker.

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Healey to review Globe request for Baker records

At issue: records that show what issues constituents call the governor about. So far, his office has refused to make them public.

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Republican endorsement tracker


// Tracking the N.H. endorsements of the GOP candidates

Chris Christie, John Kasich, Jeb Bush, and Ted Cruz have picked up the most support from top party activists in the Granite State so far.

Democratic endorsement tracker


//[1].jpg Tracking the N.H. endorsements of the Democratic candidates

Dozens of New Hampshire Democrats have rallied to support former US secretary of state Hillary Rodham Clinton’s second presidential bid.

Candidate interviews


// Candidate interviews

The Globe’s James Pindell sits down with presidential candidates and hopefuls to discuss the race.

The 2014 election


Full Boston Globe coverage, results, and analysis of the 2014 midterm elections.

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