Keller @ Large: RNC Recap With Paula EbbenJon sat down with WBZ-TV's Paula Ebben, who was in Cleveland to cover the Republican National Convention, for a recap of the GOP's big week.
Secret Service Investigating NH Rep Who Said Clinton Should Be 'Shot For Treason'A New Hampshire lawmaker took the Hillary Clinton hate a step further.
Baker On Not Attending GOP Convention: 'I've Got A Busy Week'Gov. Charlie Baker said he's focused on his day job and pushing through legislation before the end of the session--not on his party's national convention.
Donald Trump Reportedly Could Ask Tom Brady To Speak At Republican ConventionAccording to a report, during a Friday rally in Virginia, Donald Trump told supporters that he is considering asking sports stars, not politicians, to speak during the Republican National Convention in July.
Keller @ Large: Where Guns Can't GoAn online petition to lift the ban on guns at the upcoming Republican National Convention certainly has people talking.
Republican National Committee Heads To Boston For Its Summer MeetingThe Republican National Committee is heading to Boston for its summer meeting.
Opinion: Preview Of November? Democrats Trounce Republicans In Convention RatingsThe early returns are in and, according to the Neilson rating company, the Democrats beat the Republicans... and the NFL.
Opinion: Thanks To Clint And Clinton, We Almost Stayed AwakeThe Republican and Democratic National Conventions of 2012 – yawn-per-yawn – have to be the most uninspiring political conventions in recent history.
Keller @ Large: Political Conventions Are A WasteWBZ Political Editor Jon Keller lays out a case for getting rid of the big political conventions.
Opinion: Democrats Take Their Turn With Gaffes And Negative Press At ConventionCommonly referred to as “what goes around, comes around’, the Republicans are finding plenty to take shots at as the Democrats conduct their week in the ‘often dubious’ political spotlight called “the Convention”.
Opinion: Democrats Offer A Positive Vision For The Future At Convention After GOP Offers Only AttacksSitting in the Time Warner Cable Arena last night I was struck by how different the Democratic National Convention was from the Republican event last week. Unlike the Republicans in Tampa, Democrats focused on the fight to preserve the middle class and the American Dream.
Opinion: 2012 Democratic National Convention: Superstar-less And On The DefensiveWhat a difference four horrendous years makes. Thinking back to the Democratic National Convention of 2008 and now seeing what’s going on in Charlotte, North Carolina this week at the Democratic National Convention of 2012 shows stark differences. The Democrats have no star power and pale in comparison to the Republicans' star-packed convention in Tampa.
Opinion: Famous People Should Keep Their Mouths Shut During Political ConventionsIt is strange that famous people think the world gives a hoot about their political views. Last week, a good number of famed and fortuned people spoke their anti-Republican and anti-Romney prejudiced-minds regarding the Republican National Convention.
Opinion: Empty Chair Day 2012 and #EastwoodingInstead of getting rowdy at a demonstration or protest regarding the lack of jobs throughout the country, people can voice their discontent with the nation’s current unemployment rate on this Labor Day by simply placing an empty chair in their front yard.
So.....Are You Ready For Another Political Convention? Big headline on the OP/ED page of the Boston Globe today....a Jeff Jacoby column read "SCRAP THE CONVENTIONS." That is wrong at so many levels and I honestly don't have enough space to enumerate the wrongness of it.