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JOAN VENNOCHI

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If Warren wants to run for president, she should.

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The Trump administration’s “public charge” rule is chilling and cruel, and letters from Massachusetts officials show how the policy would hurt immigrants.

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Our country’s governing document makes good on the promise that no one is above the law.

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Trump’s ‘public charge’ anti-immigrant proposal is cruel and unusual

The Trump administration’s “public charge” rule is chilling and cruel, and letters from Massachusetts officials show how the policy would hurt immigrants.

(FILES) In this file photo taken on January 19, 2018 White House Chief of Staff John Kelly (L) waits for US President Donald Trump (R)to speak live via video link to the annual

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NESTOR RAMOS

Mr. President, please consider my application to be your chief of staff

You’re the first president in history who could resign to spend less time with his family.

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An event Monday night was billed as a listening-only hearing, and for more than two hours Boston City Councilors heard stories from people young and old.

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President Trump defended the hush money payments made by his former lawyer to two women during his 2016 campaign as “a simple private transaction.”

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“We’re asking Governor Baker to level the playing field in Massachusetts schools,” said Brianna Aloisio, policy director for Stand for Children Massachusetts.