President Trump endorses Mitt Romney’s bid for US Senate in Utah

President Trump’s on-again, off-again feud with Mitt Romney appears to be off for now.

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The president tweeted that Mitt Romney “will make a great Senator” and has “my full support and endorsement!”

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“A lot of people here felt like it was a reprieve from seven or eight days of just getting pummeled,” said one administration official.

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The president is said to be in a reflective mood after meeting with victims and community members after the Florida school shooting.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/06/25/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/GlobeDebate_4.jpg Top state Republican calls for end to neutrality in Baker primary

House Minority Leader Brad Jones doesn’t want the party to assist antigay GOP candidate Scott Lively.

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White House aides say Parkland offered a ‘reprieve’ from bad headlines

“A lot of people here felt like it was a reprieve from seven or eight days of just getting pummeled,” said one administration official.

Trump adds cautious support to revised background checks for gun buyers

The president spoke to Senator John Cornyn, Republican of Texas, about legislation he helped introduce last fall.

Trump adds cautious support to revised background checks for gun buyers

The president spoke to Senator John Cornyn, Republican of Texas, about legislation he helped introduce last fall.

Pennsylvania’s new congressional map could boost Democrats

Republicans said they would go to court this week to try to block the court-ordered boundaries.

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Recent work from Boston Globe political reporters.

 

Frank Phillips

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Frank Phillips is the State House bureau chief. He has covered politics for decades for the Boston Globe.

Stephanie Ebbert

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Stephanie Ebbert has been a local news reporter for the Globe since 1997 with a focus on politics

Akilah Johnson

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Akilah Johnson has been a reporter with the Globe since 2010, covering neighborhoods, Boston’s mayor’s race, and the crosscurrents of race and ethnicity in the city.

Joshua Miller

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Joshua Miller covers politics for the Globe. A Massachusetts native and graduate of Bowdoin College, Miller worked in Washington, D.C., before joining the paper in 2013.

James Pindell

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James Pindell is a political reporter for the Boston Globe.

Evan Horowitz

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Evan Horowitz digs through data to find information that illuminates the policy issues facing Massachusetts and the US.