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Scot Lehigh

A columnist for the Editorial/Op-Ed section, Lehigh provides commentary on a number of issues. Since joining the staff in 1989, he has held several editorial positions and has been a consistent member of the paper’s political reporting staff.

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A former rep’s Rx for Congress

By Scot Lehigh , Globe Columnist

At a time when many political scientists favor strong parties, Mickey Edwards, former Republican congressman from Oklahoma, has a contrary view.

SCOT LEHIGH

In AG race, a clear choice on casinos

By Scot Lehigh , Globe Columnist

On the issue of whether to repeal the casino law, Maura Healey stepped up and took a clear, bold stand. Warren Tolman stepped sideways.

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Slogging forward on climate change

By Scot Lehigh , Globe Columnist

To forestall the worst effects of global warming, nations need to take aggressive action in the next 15 years.

SCOT LEHIGH

Spins on the lieutenant governor job

By Scot Lehigh , Globe Columnist

It’s a curiosity that men and women aspire to this thoroughly pointless post.