Politics

Independent gubernatorial candidate Jeff McCormick will appear on the Nov. 4 ballot in Massachusetts. PHOTO COURTESY OF JEFF MCCORMICK

Gubernatorial candidate Jeff McCormick pushes for job creation, opportunities

This is the third part in a five-part series of profiles about the gubernatorial candidates facing […]

by · October 16, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News, Politics
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Massachusetts Gubernatorial candidates debate economy, healthcare, terrorism

Massachusetts gubernatorial candidates faced off Tuesday about health care, terrorism and the economy in a debate […]

by · October 8, 2014 · 1 comment · City, News, Politics
Independent gubernatorial candidate Evan Falchuk will be on the Nov. 4 gubernatorial ballot, representing the United Independent Party, which he launched in January 2013. PHOTO COURTESY OF EVAN FALCHUK

Independent gubernatorial candidate Evan Falchuk talks goals, politics

This is the first part in a five-part series of profiles about the gubernatorial candidates facing off […]

by · September 25, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News, Politics
Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley will face off Charlie Baker in the November gubernatorial race. PHOTOS BY FALON MORAN AND FELICIA GANS, GRAPHIC BY CLINTON NGUYEN/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Charlie Baker, Martha Coakley to face off in November gubernatorial election

After a tight Democratic race that kept Massachusetts voters on their toes, the Associated Press declared […]

A resident walks into the Boston Arts Academy voting facility for the gubernatorial primary election. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Massachusetts primary election voter turnout remains low

Even though several state level positions were up for grabs, voter turnout in the Massachusetts general […]

by and · September 10, 2014 · 1 comment · City, News, Politics
Steven Grossman greets a supporter after winning the gubernatorial endorsement at the Democratic State Convention in June. PHOTO BY FELICIA GANS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Candidates prepare for primary election, Coakley takes lead in gubernatorial race

The action is heating up in the race to fill Massachusetts’ gubernatorial office, soon to be vacated […]

by · September 9, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News, Politics

Mayor Walsh gives 1st Chamber of Commerce address

More than 500 business executives joined Boston Mayor Martin Walsh Tuesday morning as he emphasized his belief in […]

by · April 29, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News, Politics
Residents speak out about housing crisis

Residents speak out about housing crisis

Boston residents raised concerns and suggestions addressing gentrification and an insupportable housing supply at a Boston […]

by · April 28, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News, Politics
Patrick signs bullying bill for LGBTQ students

Patrick signs bullying bill for LGBTQ students

As another attempt to prevent bullying in schools, Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick signed a bill that […]

by · April 27, 2014 · 1 comment · City, News, Politics

Coakley investigates widespread data breach

As a result of a potential widespread data breach in March, Massachusetts Attorney Gen. Martha Coakley […]

by · April 23, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News, Politics