Michelle Wu Advances In Boston Mayor’s Race, But Opponent Too Early To Call – CBS Boston

BOSTON (AP) — Democrat Michelle Wu has emerged the top vote-getter in a runoff election for the next mayor of Boston, but the race to decide her opponent in November remained too early to call early Wednesday. Wu, a city councilor, easily won Tuesday’s preliminary balloting, with fellow councilor Annissa Essaibi George trailing in second. … Read more

Boston Mayoral Preliminary Election Guaranteed To Produce 2 Qualified Finalists – CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) – A crowded ballot, wackjob candidates, campaign endgame filled with flagrant lies. Thankfully, that’s the California gubernatorial recall, not the Boston mayoral preliminary race. Here we have five well-credentialed, serious candidates competing in a relatively genteel affair that is guaranteed to produce two qualified finalists. Something worth celebrating. So, what will we be … Read more

Boston’s Preliminary Mayoral Election Tuesday To Narrow Field Of 5 Candidates To 2 – CBS Boston

BOSTON (AP) — Boston is on the cusp of narrowing its field of mayoral hopefuls for the first time to two people of color, possibly both women — a stark change from the unbroken string of white men elected mayor in the city’s first 200 years. On Tuesday, voters cast ballots in a preliminary mayoral … Read more

Candidates In Boston Mayor’s Race Make Final Pitch To Voters Before Tuesday’s Preliminary Election – CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) – The five candidates for Boston mayor are making their final pitch to voters before the preliminary election Tuesday. Voters will choose two candidates from the field that includes Acting Mayor Kim Janey, city councilors Michelle Wu, Annissa Essaibi George and Andrea Campbell and John Barros, the city’s former economic development chief. All … Read more