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Labor's love lost

Steve Lynch is winning back much of the union support that left him in 2009.
Talking Politics
By DAVID S. BERNSTEIN  |  March 08, 2013

Thus spake Markey

Last week, Congressman Ed Markey inadvertently injected some daring political thinking and a touch of historical imagination into the race to fill the US Senate seat vacated by John Kerry's appointment as secretary of state.

By EDITORIAL  |  March 01, 2013
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Boston's last congressman?

At the moment, neither the Senate president nor the Speaker of the House lives in the city. And in two years, the unthinkable could become reality: Boston might not have a single congressman residing in its borders.
Musical chairs dept.
By DAVID S. BERNSTEIN  |  September 02, 2011