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The senator will affect a Clinton campaign, regardless whether the Mass. Democrat runs for president.

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In recent weeks, Governor Charlie Baker has wiped the state’s Mass.gov website clean of references to his predecessor.

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N.H. fourth-graders get the last laugh, while Speaker DeLeo’s opposition to marijuana legalization is bad news for advocates.

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Quotes and quips in the world of Massachusetts politics.

Tom Laughlin created the character of Billy Jack, an ex-Green Beret Vietnam veteran.

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In 1992 race, Tom Laughlin was a voice for the voiceless

Unlike much of the political fringe, Laughlin’s campaign served an important purpose: giving voice to the concerns of Vietnam veterans.

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Recent work from Boston Globe political reporters.

 

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Globe reporter James Pindell brings you the latest news from New Hampshire and beyond as 2016 presidential politics take shape.

Election 2014

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Full Boston Globe coverage, results, and analysis of the 2014 midterm elections.

Globe political quiz

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A quiz on the (sometimes) proud history of Boston’s public transit system.

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A series examining the ways industry, lobbyists, and academia influence government decision-making, from the Globe’s Washington bureau.

Coverage of Thomas Menino

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Globe coverage of former Mayor Thomas Menino’s life and legacy.

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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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Recent work from Evan Horowitz, the Globe's policy writer.

 

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Recent work from Boston Globe columnists.