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Boston Mayor Marty Walsh. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Walsh Says Boston Won’t Be On Hook For Olympic Cost Overruns

The mayor of Boston says taxpayers won’t be on the hook for any revenue shortfalls if the city is awarded the 2024 Summer Olympics.

06/14/2015

Senate President Stan Rosenberg (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Senate President ‘Very Worried’ About Boston Olympic Bid Funding

Rosenberg said lawmakers have settled on a consultant to study Boston 2024’s proposal for hosting the games.

05/31/2015

Gov. Charlie Baker (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Baker Says T Control Board Would Bring ‘Sense Of Urgency’

Baker also tells Keller he wants to see a detailed plan from Boston’s Olympic bid organizers.

05/24/2015

David Ortiz (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

David Ortiz, Larry Bird Tapped To Aid Boston’s Olympic Bid

Boston 2024 is enlisting some star power in its efforts to host the 2024 Summer Olympics.

04/22/2015

Boston 2024. (WBZ-TV)

Will Boston 2024 Olympics Bid Even Make It To Final Vote?

International Olympic Committee members are watching with a mixture of surprise and puzzlement as Boston, reeling from a lack of public support, struggles to keep its bid afloat.

04/02/2015

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

Boston 2024 Officials Remain Focused Despite Reports Bid May Be In Jeopardy

The Boston 2024 Olympic Committee said it is not focused on recent reports the bid may be in jeopardy.

03/31/2015

(Image credit: Boston 2024)

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

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