Boston Olympics

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

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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

Boston NAACP President Michael Curry (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Boston NAACP President Talks Baker, I-93 Protests

Michael Curry said that, so far, Baker is honoring his campaign pledge to be available to communities of color.

02/01/2015

Massachusetts Senate President Stan Rosenberg. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Senate President Stan Rosenberg Talks Olympics, Deficit

The new president of the Massachusetts Senate said he wants to bring in experts to make sure Bay State taxpayers are not footing the bill if Boston is chosen to host the Summer Olympics in 2024.

01/25/2015

Boston 2024 Olympics (WBZ-TV)

Boston 2024 To Make Olympic Bid Info Public

Boston residents will get their first chance on Wednesday to see how Olympic planners would handle the 2024 Summer Games if they come to the city.

01/21/2015

(Photo credit JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: Who Says Boston Is Inferior?

There is no debate over whether or not Boston is a “world-class” city, whatever that means.

01/19/2015

John Fish (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Boston 2024 Chairman Says Olympics Would Benefit Next Generation

The businessman leading the push for Boston to host the Olympics in 2024 tells WBZ-TV political analyst Jon Keller that landing the games would be a bold step into the future for the city and the state.

01/18/2015

(CBS)

NightSide – Olympics in Boston? United Independent Party Leader Evan Falchuk Is In Studio.

BOSTON (CBS) – With the U.S. Olympic committee choosing Boston as the American bidder for the 2024 Summer Olympics last week, we take our first look at all angles of the possible Boston summer games. […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/13/2015

(Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Who Will Be Boston’s International Competition For 2024 Olympic Bid?

Olympic historian David Wallechinsky said that if Paris chooses to enter the bidding, the city will be a favorite to win the Games.

01/09/2015

(Image credit: Boston 2024)

Keller @ Large: Keep Taxpayer Money Out Of Boston 2024 Olympic Bid

I see one core principle worth fighting for – no taxpayer money going to anything but basic infrastructure that we need to do anyway.

01/09/2015

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