Columnist

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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SCOT LEHIGH

Henry Clay’s lesson for today

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The famous Kentucky senator can illuminate the modern political and temperamental divide in Washington.

SCOT LEHIGH

Boston 2024, or The Raven Returns

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John Fish and other organizers failed to provide adequate answers as to how they’ll achieve the Olympics without taxpayer money.

SCOT LEHIGH

The artifice and artificiality of Ted Cruz

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The Texas Republican is the kind of candidate who usually falls flat when the campaign moves to New Hampshire.

SCOT LEHIGH

Study of Boston charters should open some minds

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This research should have a big impact on the debate about whether to raise the charter cap in underperforming urban districts.