Retired Northern Essex president Dimitry
Retired Northern Essex president Dimitry reflects on college's pastEagle-TribuneMichael Dukakis and other state officials) came to John," Rodger said. The college started LEEP (Lawrence Education Employment Project) and Rodger was its first director. LEEP grew into the Lawrence campus, which includes the Dr. Ibrahim El-Hefni ...
Posted on 8 September 2017 | 5:02 pm
A. Joseph DeNucci, longest-serving state
The Boston GlobeA. Joseph DeNucci, longest-serving state auditor, dies at 78 - The ...The Boston GlobeA janitor's son, Joe DeNucci grew up to be a ranked middleweight prizefighter and then the longest-serving state auditor in Massachusetts history, accumulating ...and more »
Posted on 8 September 2017 | 3:37 pm
Mike Dukakis: From brink of the presidency
The Boston GlobeMike Dukakis: From brink of the presidency to a quiet life of significanceThe Boston GlobeSOUTHBOROUGH — It happened a lifetime ago, in the days when few people knew who Michael Dukakis was, and still fewer could imagine the life that spread out before him – the long governorships, the bid for the White House, the career today as an ...
Posted on 8 September 2017 | 12:18 pm
Toomey gets own version of Kitty Dukakis
Toomey gets own version of Kitty Dukakis questionButler Eagle (subscription)Michael Dukakis, was seen as the consummate pacifist-technocrat — his nickname was “Zorba the Clerk.” During an infamous televised debate against Republican nominee George H.W. Bush, the unflappable Dukakis was asked the following question: ...and more »
Posted on 8 September 2017 | 9:11 am
Former Obama aide with Southborough, Weston
MetroWest Daily NewsFormer Obama aide with Southborough, Weston ties to run for Lt. Gov.MetroWest Daily NewsMichael Dukakis, are co-chairmen of Palfrey's campaign. Cambridge attorney Andrea Kramer, who led the civil rights division in the attorney general's office, is the campaign treasurer. Republican Gov. Charlie Baker is expected to seek re-election next ...and more »
Posted on 7 September 2017 | 2:04 pm
Smartest Woman in the World?
Were it not for H. Ross Perot both Clintons would be little more than a footnote in American political history, much like former presidential candidate Michael Dukakis or Al Gore.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 8:24 pm
New Hampshire primary campaigns rely on
While there, Gary Patton led county organizations for the presidential bids of Michael Dukakis and Bill Clinton. When the Pattons moved to Hampton, they got involved in the local Democratic party right away.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 3:22 pm
Are Democrats really socialists?
They used to think it was enough to accuse Democrats of being liberals. In 1988, George H.W. Bush made voters think “liberal” was Michael Dukakis’ first name. But ever since the 2008 campaign, conservatives have been depicting President Barack Obama ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 1:21 pm
Biden to Dems: Unsure about 'emotional fuel'
The former Delaware senator ran for president in 1988 and 2008 -- losing the Democratic nomination each time to Michael Dukakis and President Barack Obama, respectively. Some big money donors to the Democratic Party are keeping a close eye and ear on what ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 10:14 am
Kristol Looking for a New Republican Savior
He’s afraid that the Republicans may be in trouble for 2016, comparing them to the Democrats in 1988 when Michael Dukakis was their nominee in what was the single most boring election in history. So he wants the GOP to start thinking about drafting a ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 1:11 am