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Maura Healey’s pollster is working for a gubernatorial candidate (Hint: It’s not her)

Jay Gonzalez has hired Healey’s pollster. Healey has repeatedly affirmed she is running for reelection as attorney general.

Dan Koh raised another $800,000 for his congressional bid

That fund-raising cements his status as a serious contender for the seat that US Representative Niki Tsongas is vacating.

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Joe Gargan, at Chappaquiddick on that night, died last month

Joseph Gargan, Kennedy’s close cousin, died Dec. 12 at age 87 at his Virginia home.

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He’s back from prison — and running the Brockton Republican City Committee

He’s back, and he is not letting a stretch in a federal penitentiary get in the way of his political activities.

For Baker, Trump’s first year in office hasn’t been all that bad

For pols who shunned Donald Trump’s candidacy, 2017 has been an annus horribilis. Except, of course, for Governor Baker.

Is a city councilor considering a run against Capuano?

Some Boston residents received a poll in recent days asking questions about a hypothetical matchup between Ayanna Pressley and Michael Capuano.

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Democratic candidate for governor gets a boost from a Bernie Sanders acolyte

The endorsement comes at a critical time for candidate Jay Gonzalez.

Blowing in the wind: Walsh runs down clock on single-use plastic bag ban

One of the City Council’s most high-profile acts of the year still sits in the hands of Mayor Martin Walsh.

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Tito Jackson looks for one last Boston council fight, stymied by a rule book

Wednesday’s meeting was the council’s last of the year, before a new council is sworn in on Jan. 1.

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Jackson, LaMattina say goodbye to Boston City Council

On Wednesday, they were celebrated with tears and cheers, and praised for their service on the City Council during their last hearing as councilors.