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New royalty in the Bay Colony

The Changing of the Guard is clearly underway. With Boston and Massachusetts playing hosts on the world stage this week to the Prince and Princess of Wales, it’s clear that the United Kingdom isn’t the only jurisdiction with a new head of state. Gov.-elect Maura Healey, just three weeks removed from her historic victory for governor, has been […]

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Diehl’s inability to keep GOP voters at home cost him against Healey

With the calendar about to turn to December, one of the state’s most prominent pollsters says the postmortem on Attorney General Maura Healey’s resounding win for governor shows how the Democrat benefited from the divisions in the Republican Party. Suffolk University pollster David Paleologos told MASSterList columnist and WBZ political analyst Jon Keller over the weekend that Republican Geoff […]

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Clark rising from the midterm ashes

After a night of condolences online, Twitter still appears to be working for now. So give us a follow at @SHNSMurphy and @MASSterList while you still can. A return to politics without Twitter is a fascinating prospect to think about, and one Gov. Charlie Baker might relish. But for now, the political establishment is moving forward with […]

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Baker tells Congress its approach to immigration “not working”

Gov. Charlie Baker is back from Republican Governors Association meetings in Florida and has a host of speaking engagements on his calendar today, while it’s Gov. elect Maura Healey’s turn to head out of town. Healey will be in Charleston, South Carolina for the National Governors Association’s seminar for new governors, according to her campaign. Baker has engagements […]