While the American health care system may seem to be beyond repair, there may be a way to fix it, Massachusetts gubernatorial candidate Donald M. Berwick ’68 told an audience on Monday.
As the government shutdown enters its second week, students at the College and the graduate schools say that the closure of government-run websites has negatively impacted their ability to do research and classwork and expressed concern for family members affected by the furlough of federal workers.
Free breakfast this morning to get you through Hump Day! Followed by plenty of food - for thought—throughout the rest of the day.
Charles D. Baker ’79, a Massachusetts politician and businessman and the Republican gubernatorial nominee four years ago, will announce Wednesday that he plans to run for governor of Massachusetts next year, the Boston Globe reported yesterday.
Senator-elect Edward J. Markey's family greets him and his wife Susan Blumenthal on stage following Markey's victory speech.
Supporters of Edward J. Markey, the victorious Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, look on as Republican challenger Gabriel E. Gomez concedes the race shortly after 10 p.m. on Tuesday night.
An attendee prepares for Senator-elect Edward J. Markey's appearance at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel and Towers in Back Bay.
Senator-elect Edward J. Markey gives one final wave to the crowd before his departure.
Senator-elect Edward J. Markey personally greets his supporters in the audience shortly after giving his victory speech on Tuesday night at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel.
Confetti rains as supporters celebrate following Senator-elect Edward J. Markey's victory speech.
Rep. Edward J. Markey wins Massachusetts's U.S. Senate special election Tuesday night.
Edward J. Markey, a Malden Democrat and 37-year veteran of the House of Representatives, became the nation’s newest Senator-elect Tuesday night, riding a wave of party support to defeat Republican challenger Gabriel E. Gomez in a special election to fill the seat vacated earlier this year by Secretary of State John F. Kerry.
As the final voters cast their ballots in the state’s special election Tuesday evening, the two men vying for the Commonwealth’s open Senate seat gathered with supporters at two Boston hotels to take in returns and, they hoped, to celebrate a victory.
Supporters of Democratic Senate candidate Edward J. Markey talk as they await election results at a gathering at Boston Park Plaza Hotel and Towers in Back Bay on Tuesday evening.