Yvonne Abraham

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He can always go lower. Republicans will always let him go lower. So now President Trump is obsessively attacking a dead man.

Renée Graham

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/03/22/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/Graham%20(1)-5479.jpg If Joe Biden wants to win, he needs Stacey Abrams — now

Announcing Abrams as a running mate now would be audacious; never before has a major-party candidate announced a running mate so early.

Latest political news

Lawmakers will examine state’s taxes — including new revenue

The state Senate plans to take a broad look at the current tax system, as Massachusetts grapples with problems ranging from school spending to transportation.

On Beacon Hill, lawmakers, advocates push to end child marriage

Massachusetts minors are allowed to marry with the consent of one parent. New legislation would prohibit marriage before age 18.

Federal appeals court considers whether Trump blocking Twitter critics is constitutional

Judges weigh whether the First Amendment should apply to responses to President Trump’s tweets. Is blocking followers suppressing dissent?

Senate ignores Green New Deal amid claims of bad faith

The Senate on Tuesday defeated a proposal to take up the Green New Deal as both parties shunned an opportunity to debate a comprehensive climate change plan offered by Democrats.

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and House Judiciary Committee Chairman Representative Jerrold Nadler.


Democrats seize on new mantra after Mueller gut punch: ‘No exoneration’

To Republicans, it was a victory 675 days in the making. For Democrats who have spent 22 months building up Robert Mueller’s credibility, it was a jarring setback.

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President Trump spoke to reporters late Sunday afternoon after Attorney General William Barr released his Mueller report findings to Congress.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/02/27/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Walker_012119_22WarrenSpeech_1185x.jpg ‘People deserve the truth’: Mass. Democrats demand Mueller report be made public

The release of a four-page summary of the report sparked renewed calls for the entire report to be released.

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President Trump on Sunday celebrated a “total exoneration” that special counsel Robert Mueller explicitly did not provide in his report on the Russia investigation.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/03/24/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/1137955017.jpg Key takeaways from the Mueller report’s findings: Here’s a sharp list of the must-read points

Attorney General William Barr has delivered to Congress his summary of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report on the Trump-Russia scandal.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/03/25/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/25muellerreact03b[1].jpg In Boston, frustration, relief as Mueller report findings come out

Bostonians had varied reactions to the news that the special counsel found no evidence that President Trump or his campaign had colluded with Russia.


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Whatever the ultimate result of the report Robert Mueller delivered to the attorney general, it will alter the shape of the presidency itself and roil an already bitterly divided country.

Track the candidates for president

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The 2020 presidential election is still a ways off, but you’re forgiven if you feel like election season is already upon us. Track the candidates here.

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