Tag: Michael Flaherty

Yoon Rises From the Political Grave

Filed in Politics by on September 30, 2009 0 Comments
Yoon Rises From the Political Grave

Sam Yoon is not a zombie, but the man just refuses to die—politically speaking, of course. Despite Yoon’s poor showing in the mayoral preliminary election last week—he received 21 percent of the vote, finishing third—Yoon still refuses to give up his quest to unseat four-time incumbent Mayor Thomas Menino. So how will Yoon pull off […]

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The Yoonolution Will Be Voted On

Filed in Politics by on September 29, 2009 0 Comments
The Yoonolution Will Be Voted On

Originally, this post was titled ‘The Yoonolution Will Not Be Voted On’ but due to some groundbreaking news via Universal Hub, I’ve tweaked the title as Michael Flaherty announced Sam Yoon joined his ticket as the Deputy Mayor candidate. The strengths and weaknesses of Flaherty and Yoon complement each other and make for a very […]

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Mayoral Mayhem! First debate between candidates

Filed in Local News, Politics by on August 23, 2009 1 Comment
Mayoral Mayhem! First debate between candidates

Boston’s mayoral race is quickly approaching, and the first official exchange between candidates is slated to kick off the campaign season in a televised debate later this Wednesday. Boston currently has four prospective candidates, with incumbent Mayor Thomas Menino seeking to be re-elected to a record fifth term (he was first elected to office back […]

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