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The HEART Agenda

The HEART Agenda

 I’m proud of the work we have done in the five months I’ve been Mayor. Crime is down, children are heading safely back to school, we’re keeping people in their homes and …

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Janey Wins Endorsement From Former Moderate Rival Jon Santiago

Janey Wins Endorsement From Former Moderate Rival Jon Santiago

South End State Rep. Jon Santiago, a former mayoral candidate, Wednesday endorsed acting Mayor Kim Janey. Santiago’s support helps Janey consolidate her support among voters from Spanish-speaking communities. Santiago struggled to gain …

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Acting Mayor Kim Janey gets backing from a former rival, state Representative Jon Santiago

Acting Mayor Kim Janey gets backing from a former rival, state Representative Jon Santiago

With less than a week to go before next Tuesday’s preliminary elections, state Representative Jon Santiago is rallying behind a former rival, Kim Janey, the acting mayor who is seeking a full …

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Acting Mayor Kim Janey says city needs to ‘revamp’ Mass. and Cass task force

Acting Mayor Kim Janey says city needs to ‘revamp’ Mass. and Cass task force

Acting Mayor Kim Janey said Wednesday the city needs to “revamp” the task force that was created to track ongoing efforts to address the overlapping crises of substance use, homelessness, and mental …

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Boston city workers must get vaccinated or face regular testing, Janey announces

Boston city workers must get vaccinated or face regular testing, Janey announces

Boston will require all 18,000 city workers to show proof that they have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or submit to weekly testing, Acting Mayor Kim Janey said Thursday, joining other major …

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Tito Jackson endorses Kim Janey for mayor

Tito Jackson endorses Kim Janey for mayor

Former Roxbury district councilman Tito Jackson is putting his political might behind Acting Mayor Kim Janey, joining a list of politicians, advocates, and grass-roots groups that have been pledging to help elect Janey to …

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WAKANDA II endorses Janey for mayor

WAKANDA II endorses Janey for mayor

In an effort to unite Black voters behind a single candidate in Boston’s crowded mayoral race, an initiative that calls itself WAKANDA II has endorsed Acting Mayor Kim Janey. Members of the initiative gathered Saturday …

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‘That’s The Right Way To Go’: Walsh Praises Janey’s Actions, Expresses Regret Over Police Commissioner Case

‘That’s The Right Way To Go’: Walsh Praises Janey’s Actions, Expresses Regret Over Police Commissioner Case

Former Boston Mayor Marty Walsh visited the city on Monday for the first time since becoming the U.S. Secretary of Labor, and admitted, when asked by reporters, that he feels badly about …

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Another progressive coalition endorses Janey for full-term mayor

Another progressive coalition endorses Janey for full-term mayor

Right to the City VOTE! said the acting mayor is the right person to lead the city A coalition of community advocates that helped secure election victories for former mayor Martin J. …

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Kim Janey snags another key labor endorsement in Boston mayoral race

Kim Janey snags another key labor endorsement in Boston mayoral race

Acting Mayor Kim Janey has won the endorsement of another large union that represents government workers — SEIU Local 888 — in her bid for a full term. Local 888 represents more …

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