BOSTON (CBS/AP) —The annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade stepped off Sunday afternoon but Boston Mayor Marty Walsh was not there.
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Walsh said he would not participate in the city’s annual St. Patrick’s Day parade because organizers are excluding gay groups.
Walsh said in an email on Sunday he’s disappointed he will not take part in the Sunday event because parade plans prevent all Boston residents from participating fully.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Carl Stevens reports