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Jon Keller

WBZ's Jon Keller Jon Keller is WBZ-TV News’ Political Analyst, and his “Keller At Large” reports on a wide range of topics are regularly featured during WBZ-TV News at 6PM and 11PM. Keller also broadcasts morning drive commentaries on WBZ NewsRadio 1030 and is a contributing editor for Boston Magazine.

Jon Keller is widely regarded as the top political analyst in New England. He is a favorite of the region’s viewers because he is smart and witty, and he asks the tough questions everyone wants to have asked. The politicians respect him too because he has a distinguished reputation for being fair, accurate, and dedicated to serving viewers. Although ‘Keller at Large’ primarily tackles politics, Keller also makes social and cultural commentary on news of the day and pop culture.

Before joining WBZ-TV , Keller served as Political Analyst for “The Ten O’Clock News” on WLVI-TV (WB56), Boston’s WB affiliate and Tribune Broadcasting station. Prior to WB56 News, Keller’s background was in radio and print reporting. Keller also broadcasts morning drive commentaries on WBZ NewsRadio 1030. Previously, he was an op-ed columnist for The Boston Globe. Keller spent four years as a political reporter for The Boston Phoenix and was a part-time radio talk-show host on WBZ Radio. Before that, he held positions with the TAB Newspapers, People Magazine (Boston Bureau) and a number of radio stations across the region.

Keller was named “Best TV Political Analyst” for the second time in Boston Magazine’s 29th annual “Best of Boston” issue and previously won the award in 1999. Keller received a New England Emmy Award for Best Reporting in May 2004. He won his first Emmy from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences/New England regional chapter for “Best Commentary” in 1998.

Born in Washington, DC in 1956, Jon was raised in Cambridge and graduated from Commonwealth High School in 1973. Keller received his bachelor’s degree from Brandeis University in 1977 where he earned Cum Laude honors.

Jon has been married for thirty years and has two grown sons. In his spare time (of which there is little), Jon enjoys traveling; studying architecture; playing poker; listening to live blues, jazz and soul music; playing golf and tennis as well as bodysurfing the beaches of New England.

U.S. Rep Stephen Lynch (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Rep. Stephen Lynch On Disaster Relief For MBTA

Congressman Stephen Lynch says the MBTA might hit some snags in its quest to get federal funds.

03/01/2015

Bar (WBZ-TV)

State To Provide Micro-Loans For Businesses Hit Hard By Winter

Help for small businesses is on the way in the form of a state-run low-interest micro-loan program.

02/27/2015

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Keller @ Large: Compassion For Those Taxed By Brutal Winter

Compassion is due to working-class people who have been hit with heavy, unexpected taxes by Mother Nature.

02/27/2015

Jonathan Gruber talks to Jon Keller, Nov. 13, 2014. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Jonathan Gruber Failed Miserably

Professor, save the spin, and don’t let the door hit you on the way out.

02/26/2015

Jonathan Gruber. (WBZ-TV)

Gov. Baker Fires Jonathan Gruber From Mass. Health Connector Board

Gov. Charlie Baker has demanded and received the resignations of four members of the state Health Connector board, including MIT Professor Jonathan Gruber

02/25/2015

(WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Why Are Massachusetts Drivers So Bad?

Other states also have heavy traffic, bad weather and poorly laid-out streets. What exactly is our problem?

02/25/2015

MBTA General Manager Beverly Scott. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Beverly Scott Gets It

I’m going to miss MBTA General Manager Beverly Scott when she leaves in April.

02/24/2015

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Keller @ Large: MBTA Disaster Hurts Boston Olympics Support

To sum up local Olympics Twitter lately: If you couldn’t be trusted to fund and run the T properly before, why should we believe you’ll pull off an Olympic Games without disaster.

02/23/2015

House Speaker Robert DeLeo (WBZ)

Keller @ Large: Legislature Not To Blame For T Woes, Speaker Says

Some blame politicians for underfunding the MBTA in recent years, but DeLeo says that’s not the case.

02/22/2015

Jon Keller. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Stop The Toxic Nonsense

While we have to wait for spring to make snowpocalypse go away, there’s no reason we have to put up with that other toxic nonsense.

02/20/2015

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