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Opinion

JOAN VENNOCHI

Can John Connolly inspire younger voters?

With backup from a hip Hub band named Bad Rabbits, John Connolly launched his campaign for Boston mayor in the same room where John F. Kennedy launched a run for Congress.

Get it? He’s modern, but respectful of history. He understands the past, but has a vision for the future, and the energy and passion to carry it out.

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