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Walsh looks beyond Boston, but will voters see past history?
lowell sun ^ | 1/17 | peter lucas

Posted on 01/18/2019 5:33:05 AM PST by luke1825

There is a reason why Boston mayors do not become Massachusetts governors.

They can’t get elected. So, some basic advice to Boston Mayor Marty Walsh: don’t run. Don’t even think about it.

The last Boston mayor to run for governor was the late flamboyant and visionary Kevin White. White, who won a contentious Democratic primary, was defeated in the November election by Republican Gov. Frank Sargent.

(Excerpt) Read more at lowellsun.ma.newsmemory.com ...


TOPICS: Government; Miscellaneous; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: boston; massachusetts; walsh

1 posted on 01/18/2019 5:33:05 AM PST by luke1825
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