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William Cowan

Mo Cowan. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: Patrick Sends Message With Cowan Appointment

The governor was sending clear signals he wanted a person of color to have this plum, and was not going to be swayed by anyone who thought they could elbow him in another direction.

01/30/2013

Governor Deval Patrick appoints William “Mo” Cowan as interim Senator. (Photo: Eric Haynes / Governor’s Office)

Patrick Names Mo Cowan As Interim Massachusetts Senator

Governor Deval Patrick has chosen his former Chief of Staff to fill John Kerry’s Senate seat until a special election is held in June.

01/30/2013