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Markey, Lynch pledge to keep independent money out of election

Markey, Lynch pledge to keep independent money out of election

U.S. Rep. Ed Markey and U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch agreed to a “People’s Pledge” Wednesday to keep […]

Obama advocates investment in jobs, education in SOTU

U.S. President Barack Obama addressed the nation Tuesday night in his fifth State of the Union speech, […]

by · February 13, 2013 · 0 comments · City, National, News, Politics
Legislators and environmentalists praise lower carbon emission cap in NE

Legislators and environmentalists praise lower carbon emission cap in NE

New England Senators and environmentalist joined together Friday to praise a new lower carbon emission cap set […]

by · February 13, 2013 · 0 comments · City, News, Politics

Special election announced for Mass. Rep. Walz

The June 25 special election this year won’t just see the election of a new U.S. senator, […]

by · February 13, 2013 · 0 comments · City, News, Politics
Senate Special Election candidate field growing, many remain unknown

Senate Special Election candidate field growing, many remain unknown

Closely following one of the most talked-about and divisive U.S. Senate races in 2012, citizens of Massachusetts […]

by · February 12, 2013 · 0 comments · City, News, Politics

Mass. legislators support stricter gun control laws

Amid the national debate on gun control, Massachusetts’s representatives in Washington D.C. have come out in support […]

by · February 7, 2013 · 0 comments · City, News, Politics
Updated water bottle bill is close to passage after months of gridlock

Updated water bottle bill is close to passage after months of gridlock

After receiving the highest number of cosponsors in its history, the Bottle Bill update — which […]

by · February 7, 2013 · 0 comments · City, News, Politics

BU officials see no place for guns on campus

Amidst national debate and dialogue on the role of guns in society, particularly in schools and […]

by · February 6, 2013 · 0 comments · Campus, News, Politics
Special election candidates begin to emerge

Special election candidates begin to emerge

The pool of candidates for this summer’s special Senate election is beginning to grow as a number […]

by · February 3, 2013 · 0 comments · City, News, Politics
Scott Brown not running for Kerry’s Senate seat

Scott Brown not running for Kerry’s Senate seat

Scott Brown announced Friday he will not enter the special election race for the Republican Party to […]

by · February 3, 2013 · 0 comments · City, News, Politics