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GOP Gubernatorial Hopeful Baker Tries to Slam Door on Mihos’ Campaign

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GOP Gubernatorial Hopeful Baker Tries to Slam Door on Mihos’ Campaign

Seeking to avoid a potentially distracting and divisive primary contest, Republican gubernatorial candidate Charles Baker is trying to lure enough delegates at today’s GOP convention to his campaign to end Christy Mihos’ bid for the party nomination. Candidates must receive at least 15 percent of the delegate vote to appear on the primary ballot this […]

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Senate Minority Leader Tapped for Lieutenant Governor Bid

Filed in Headline, Politics by on November 23, 2009 0 Comments
Senate Minority Leader Tapped for Lieutenant Governor Bid

Republican Gubernatorial candidate Charlie Baker announced today that state Sen. Richard R Tisei will run alongside him for Lieutenant Governor in next year’s election. Tisei, the Senate minority leader, has served in the state legislature since being elected to the House of Representatives in 1984. That electoral victory made Tisei, then only 22 years-old, the […]

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Menino to Face Flaherty in November General Election

Filed in Featured, Headline, Local News, Politics by on September 22, 2009 0 Comments
Menino to Face Flaherty in November General Election

It looks more and more like Mayor Thomas Menino is on his way to an unprecedented fifth term in office. With every precinct reporting, Menino placed first amid the four candidate field with 51 percent of the vote in his favor. His closest challenger, and the man he will now face in November’s general election, […]

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