Capital Source

A conspicuous absence at Teacher of the Year ceremony

Mayor Martin Walsh’s staff said he had a scheduling conflict.

Capital Source

Pirates descend on Boston this weekend

Party planks (ha) include “the Internet as an open resource for all,” “free culture,” and government transparency at all levels.


A N.H. rally for Trump supporter... who is sitting in jail

Activists are planning a rally to show their support for President Trump and for one of his biggest supporters, now sitting in a Nevada jail.


Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. to visit BC, Dorchester

The president and founder of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition will be the keynote speaker at Boston College on Saturday evening.


Walsh’s campaign is paying his new political consultants $16,000... a month

The former Obama aides are joing the campaign as consultants.

Capital Source

DNC reform panel includes Mass. contingent

Among the committee members are Massachusetts Democratic activists Elaine Kamarck, Jim Roosevelt and Charlie Baker.

Capital Source

Healey to review Globe request for Baker records

At issue: records that show what issues constituents call the governor about. So far, his office has refused to make them public.


Council candidate emphasizes diverse District 2 in campaign video

The YouTube video, “It’s time to unite District 2,” hums with gentle music and features an assortment of people from across the district — South Boston, Chinatown and Bay Village.


19-year-old Harvard freshman runs for City Council

Nadya Okamoto is 19, a college freshman, and a candidate for Cambridge City Council. Yes, that’s right. City Council.


Former Democratic presidential candidate Martin O’Malley plans N.H. trip

His April 23 visit to the Granite State marks his first trip there since the November general election.

Globe reporters

Recent work from Boston Globe political reporters.


Republican endorsement tracker


// Tracking the N.H. endorsements of the GOP candidates

Chris Christie, John Kasich, Jeb Bush, and Ted Cruz have picked up the most support from top party activists in the Granite State so far.

Democratic endorsement tracker


//[1].jpg Tracking the N.H. endorsements of the Democratic candidates

Dozens of New Hampshire Democrats have rallied to support former US secretary of state Hillary Rodham Clinton’s second presidential bid.

Candidate interviews


// Candidate interviews

The Globe’s James Pindell sits down with presidential candidates and hopefuls to discuss the race.

The 2014 election


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

Policy writer

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


Globe opinion writers

Recent work from Boston Globe columnists.