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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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SCOT LEHIGH

Governor Patrick should elevate his game

By Scot Lehigh , Globe Columnist

The outgoing governor should put down the cudgel and confine himself to making a positive, high-minded case for his favored candidate.

SCOT LEHIGH

Let Congress authorize war against ISIS

By Scot Lehigh , Globe Columnist

This matter is too important for President Obama to rely on executive authority alone.

SCOT LEHIGH

A showing that raises doubts about Coakley

By Scot Lehigh , Globe Columnist

Martha Coakley’s modest victory over Steven Grossman should send a shiver of unease up Democratic spines.

SCOT LEHIGH

The Democrats can’t neglect reform

By Scot Lehigh , Globe Columnist

When it comes to political reforms or measures to introduce more choice or competition, the Democratic offerings are pretty thin gruel.