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Warren, Markey seek to reinvent Senate pairing

Senator Markey is gaining a reputation for attentiveness to constituents.

Along with Elizabeth Warren, Ed Markey is working to refashion what it means to be a senator from Massachusetts.

 The 2013 deal gave the Red Sox permanent use of Yawkey Way on game days and air rights over Lansdowne Street.

Mayor no fan of deal with Red Sox

The Walsh administration is criticizing a 2013 deal that gave the team permanent rights on two city streets.

US official ordered out of Germany

Relations between the two countries plunged to a low point Thursday.

Outline of deal for deporting children starts to take shape

The possible compromise is part of President Obama’s $3.7 billion emergency request to address the immigration crisis.

Weekly poll

Mass. economy on the mend, but voters worry about their wallets

Eight in 10 poll respondents say their personal financial situation is about the same or worse than it was a year ago.

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The 2016 primary circus is coming to New Hampshire

A cluster of possible 2016 hopefuls is making the trek to New Hampshire in what some say is the most wide-open GOP field in memory. By Joshua Miller

Tracking the stories that the Massachusetts political community is talking about on Twitter.
Each week SocialSphere, in partnership with The Boston Globe, ranks the most influential political voices on Twitter.

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Joshua Miller

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.

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Jim O’Sullivan writes about politics for The Boston Globe. Previously, he was White House correspondent and chief analyst for National Journal in Washington, D.C.

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