City Councilor John Connolly and State Representative Marty Walsh squared off in the first of three live televised debates on Tuesday in the WBZ studios.
The debate, which will run from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. will be moderated by WBZ political analyst Jon Keller with questions from Boston Globe reporter Akilah Johnson.
A new poll in the Boston mayor’s race has City Councilor John Connolly leading state Rep. Marty Walsh by seven points.
Mayoral candidate John Connolly said he won’t support the 25.4% pay hike decided by arbitrators to award to police officers.
September 28, 2013 On Tuesday September 24th, 2013 the people of Boston spoke by going out to the polls and voting for who they think should be the next mayor of the city of Boston. […]
Boston Mayoral candidates City Councilor John Connolly and State Representative Marty Walsh will participate in a live debate on Tuesday, October 15 from 7 to 8 p.m. and we want you to be part of the action.
The two Democrats have six weeks until the Nov. 5 general election to try to win over the tens of thousands of voters who cast ballots for the other candidates or who sat out the preliminary round altogether.
State Rep. Martin Walsh and City Councilor John Connolly have secured the two spots in the November election to succeed Boston Mayor Thomas Menino, who is retiring after 20 years in office.
The city says that 113,222 votes were cast in the primary. That’s 30% of the city’s 368,000 registered voters.
Wednesday focused primarily on one thing in the trial of James “Whitey” Bulger: the defendant’s infamous FBI informant file and how much jurors in the case can believe it.