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What if they called an election and nobody showed. If we build a progressive alternative, they will come.

Last week 73% of registered voters didn’t vote.

Based on Illinois’ Senate Bill 7, if that were the number of Chicago teachers voting to strike, it wouldn’t be enough. 295 more words

Early And Often

Who Paid For That Ad?

A common misperception from the 1988 Presidential campaign between George H.W. Bush and Michael Dukakis is that Bush team produced and ran ad that prominently featured… 295 more words

Elections

All Things Travel: Doubleheader Travel Day For Governor Patrick

BOSTON (CBS) – Governor Deval Patrick was in a traveling mood Monday as he prepares to leave office.

He presided over an official announcement at his State House office stating that El Al Israel Airlines will begin Boston non-stop flights to Tel Aviv’s Ben Gurion Airport next year. 409 more words

Local

Hark! The Herald! (Charlie Baker's House! Edition)

The Boston Herald has its promo mojo working overtime today.

From Joe Battenfeld’s piece:

National office for Charlie Baker? Nope, and you can believe it…

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Looking at the Globe's previous Republican endorsements

Despite The Boston Globe’s reputation as a Democratic paper, its editorial pages have endorsed Republican candidates for governor more often than you might think. Still, … 235 more words

Media

Soundbytes Of The Week: 10/17

BOSTON (CBS) – Ebola preparations in Massachusetts. Fan controversy during Florida gubernatorial debate. Dukakis testifies in Robel Phillipos trial. Patriots block last second field goal. 10 more words

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