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  • black lives matter Jun 10

    ‘True to His Character': Romney Advisors Not Surprised He Joined George Floyd Protest

    Former Massachusetts governor and Utah Sen. Mitt Romney joined a Black Lives Matter protest in Washington this weekend, making him the first Republican senator to do so and sparking skepticism from both liberals and conservatives about his motives. Romney posted a selfie on social media, showing him wearing a mask as he walked with Christian protesters in D.C. on...

  • george floyd protests Jun 9

    Deval Patrick Talks Curse of Being Black, Privilege of Being White

    Like most Americans, former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick was shocked by the video depicting the end of George Floyd’s life at the hands of police. “We black people … are constantly having to swallow and tamp down our frustrations, our suspicions about differences in treatment,” he said. Patrick calls it the curse of being black — constantly asking if the…

  • reopening May 29

    The Coronavirus Recovery Forecast Is Lengthening to ‘Months If Not Years'

    As President Donald Trump promises a quick comeback from the coronavirus pandemic and the country tentatively starts to reopen, many are hoping for what some are calling a V-shaped recovery. That’s where the economic uptick happens as quickly as the downturn. But Financial and economic analyst Jim Lowell doesn’t think that outcome is very likely. He subscribes to another prediction:...

  • COVID-19 Apr 17

    Gov. Baker Discusses What Massachusetts Needs Before Reopening From Coronavirus

    Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker said Friday he’s looking for 14 days of steady declines in positive coronavirus tests before the state can open up again. He also insisted that governors throughout the Northeast will need to coordinate on reopening and that the state’s ambitious contact-tracing system will need to be working well, so that any flare-ups can be quickly...

  • director Feb 20, 2019

    Moulton ‘Thinking About' 2020 White House Run

    Seth Moulton is weighing a 2020 run for president. Matt Corridoni, Moulton’s communications director, confirmed to NBC10 Boston that the two-term Massachusetts Democrat “is thinking about” joining the race to be his party’s presidential nominee. A rising political star who recently saw a backlash for criticizing U.S. Rep. Nancy Pelosi assuming the role of House Speaker and may face primary...

  • America Feb 20, 2019

    ‘This Is Terrific': Elizabeth Warren on Kamala Harris Joining 2020 Race

    Senator Kamala Harris announced Monday she has entered the 2020 presidential race. Harris, who plans to highlight truth, justice, decency and equality in her quest for the democratic nomination, is the fourth woman to enter the field. “I think this is terrific,” Senator Elizabeth Warren, the first woman to jump into the race three weeks ago, said of the news....

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