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NightSide – Richard Davey, CEO of Boston 2024 Discusses Bringing The Olympics To Boston

BOSTON (CBS) – The group lobbying for Boston to host the 2024 Olympics announced today that they would like to see a statewide vote on whether or not people want to see the games brought […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/26/2015

Aerial view of proposed Olympic Stadium. (Image from Boston 2024)

Boston Olympic Bid Backers Call For Statewide Vote In Nov. 2016

Boston voters will have the final say, according to bid organizers.

03/24/2015

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Walsh Wants New Olympic Narrative

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh says the rollout of the city’s Olympic bid has been hampered by too many “distractions.”

03/22/2015

From left, WBZ-TV's Jon Keller discusses Boston's 2024 Olympics bid with Mayor Marty Walsh. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Mayor Walsh Says ‘Unanswered Questions’ Surround Boston Olympic Bid

Mayor Walsh responds to recent polls that show a decline in support for Boston’s Olympic bid.

WBZ-TV–03/20/2015

Riders crammed on an Orange Line train, Feb. 12, 2015. (Photo by Carl Stevens-WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

MBTA Is Top Concern At Boston Olympics Forum

No matter what was discussed at Tuesday’s forum on Boston’s Olympic bid, the conversation always came back to transportation.

03/17/2015

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NightSide Weekend Commentary – Going For Olympic Gold

BOSTON (CBS) – In this Weekend Commentary, Dan Rea lists the winners for 2024 Olympics, and he’s not thinking about athletes. Originally aired March 14th, 2015.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/14/2015

Massachusetts State House. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Mass. Senate Leader Says Taxpayers Won’t Fund Olympic Bid

A top state lawmaker said Tuesday he expects the Legislature and Gov. Charlie Baker to take a firm stand against any taxpayer funding for Boston’s bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics.

03/10/2015

WBZ TV'S YADIRES NOVA-SALCEDO WITH ERIN MURPHY3

Centro: Boston 2024 Olympic Games

March 7, 2015 In January the U.S. Olympic Committee chose our great city of Boston to represent the United States in its bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games! Now, many people are asking what […]

WBZ-TV–03/06/2015

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh addresses the media during a press conference to announce Boston as the U.S. applicant city to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games on January 9, 2015. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images for the USOC)

Mayor Walsh Strongly Defends Boston’s Olympic Bid During Speech

Walsh used the bulk of his annual address before the Boston Municipal Research Bureau on Wednesday to tout the benefits of the Olympic proposal.

03/04/2015

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

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