The city council president asked for a 24 percent pay raise for Boston’s councilors.
After several years of what has seemed to be growing public complacency and waning memories of exactly what that 9/11 was all about, Thursday was a reminder that Americans haven’t forgotten.
I cannot understand why otherwise intelligent folks would put their brains on hold so they can move in lockstep with others in support of a corrosive, divisive ideological contest that promotes distortion and falsehood and shuns compromise and conciliation.
Jon Keller said John Tierney’s defeat is a bad break for Republican Richard Tisei.
Maybe the most telling voter statement Tuesday was that of the 85-percent of registered voters who didn’t bother to vote.
I’ve been hearing all the predictable, tired excuses for why people don’t vote.
I do think there’s a yearning for more telling it like it is and less baby talk, in politics, and in other parts of life.
WBZ-TV political analyst Jon Keller sat down with Joe Mathieu to discuss the upcoming primary races in Massachusetts.
What is it in the water here that makes every moderately-successful political figure picture themselves in the Oval Office?
Let me fill you in on some good news and some bad news about each of the candidates.