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Eric Lesser
Harvard Law School

Lesser Is More Than Meets the Eye

Since his days as an undergraduate at Harvard, Eric P. Lesser ’07 has worked on the Obama presidential campaign and at the White House, securing a spot in the State Senate last month.

Eric Lesser
Politics

Former Kirkland Tutor To Become State Senator

On Tuesday, former Kirkland House tutor Eric P. Lesser ’07 secured the Massachusetts State Senate seat for the First Hampden and Hampshire District.

Maura Healey Elected Attorney General
Politics

Healey '92 Sweeps Mass. Attorney General Race

Maura T. Healey '92 won the race for Massachusetts Attorney General Tuesday night, becoming the first openly gay person to be elected attorney general in the United States.

Charlie Baker Elected Massachusetts Governor
Politics

Charlie Baker Elected Massachusetts Governor

Charles D. Baker '79 celebrates after narrowly winning the Massachusetts gubernatorial election early Wednesday morning. The race fluctuated between the two candidates throughout the night, at one point with vote differences in the mere hundreds.

IOP on Election Night 2
IOP

Election Watchers Gather at Packed IOP

Democrats and Republicans attended the IOP's election watch party on Tuesday night and watched as the GOP regained a majority in the U.S. Senate.

Baker Supporters
Politics

Baker Supporters

Baker's supporters cheer him on as the results began to come in. Baker maintained a lead for almost the majority of the time.

Karyn Polito
Politics

Karyn Polito

Karyn Polito, winner of the Lieutenant Governor Massachusetts position, greets the crowd shortly after Charlie D. Baker '79 was announced as the gubernatorial winner.

Baker poster
Politics

Baker poster

Baker's lead slipping
City Politics

Baker's lead slipping

Although ultimately victorious, Baker did not seize the win easily. His lead momentarily slipped Tuesday night much to the despair of his supporters at the watch party in Seaport Hotel.

Baker Supporters
Politics

Today in Photos (11/05/2014)

Charlie Baker Elected Massachusetts Governor

Decision 2014

Votes Coming In
City Politics

Close Races Hard to Come by in Cambridge

Cantabrigians entering voting booths around Harvard today can expect to cast ballots that will determine a contentious gubernatorial race and some ballot measures.

GOTV
College

Days Before Election, Students Brave Snow and Hit the Trail

College Democrats and Republicans said they believed their last-minute campaigning could have an important impact on election night outcomes.

Global Day of Action
Politics

Activists Rally for Universal Healthcare

The participants—including a Harvard contingent of around a dozen students and affiliates—marched the perimeter of the Common before listening to several speakers.

Politics

Former Kirkland House Tutor Wins Democratic Nomination in Western Mass.

Eric P. Lesser ’07 secured the Democratic nomination for the Massachusetts State Senate seat for the 1st Hampden and Hampshire District.

Eldo Kim
Crime

News Analysis: Could Eldo Kim Return to Harvard?

Protestors on Mass Ave
Race

Seen and Heard: Harvard's March Through Cambridge

OKWELOGU
Track and Cross Country

Decorated Thrower Looks To Continue Success

Protest
Columns

Reconstruction 3.0