Michael Dukakis

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Boston Globe
A turnaroundseismic change at Bridgewater before: In 1990, after media reports and lawsuits
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
seismic change at Bridgewater before: In 1990, after media reports and lawsuits shone a light on practices there, Governor Michael Dukakis opened up a new mental health facility and many Bridgewater patients were moved there. It was defunded 10... Read more
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Boston Globe
September 8, 2017via Tom Farragher with a Southborough dateline: “It happened a lifetime ago, in
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
via Tom Farragher with a Southborough dateline: “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... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mike Dukakis: From brink of the presidency to a quiet life of significanceSOUTHBOROUGH — It happened a lifetime ago, in the days when few people knew who
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
SOUTHBOROUGH — 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... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mike Dukakis: From brink of the presidency to a quiet life of significanceSOUTHBOROUGH — It happened a lifetime ago, in the days when few people knew who
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
SOUTHBOROUGH — 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... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Former Obama aide running for lieutenant governora registered lobbyist, and former Environmental Affairs Secretary John DeVillar
Lowell Sun / Posted 12 days ago
a registered lobbyist, and former Environmental Affairs Secretary John DeVillars, who both served under former Gov. Michael Dukakis, are co-chairmen of Palfrey's campaign. AdvertisementCambridge attorney Andrea Kramer, who led the civil... Read more
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The Morning Call
When is a question illegal? A closer look at a startling query during Pat Toomey's town hallis intentional and designed to disrupt. In a 1988 presidential debate, moderat
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
is intentional and designed to disrupt. In a 1988 presidential debate, moderator Bernard Shaw asked Democratic candidate Michael Dukakis, “[I]f [your wife] were raped and murdered would you favor an irrevocable death penalty for the killer?” The... Read more
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Salon.com
Pennsylvania man arrested after asking Sen. Pat Toomey a question about deportationsthat he went “off script” and didn’t ask the question he initially submitted —
Salon.com / Posted 13 days ago
that he went “off script” and didn’t ask the question he initially submitted — brings to mind the famous question asked to Michael Dukakis during a 1988 presidential debate: “If [your wife] were raped and murdered, would you favor an irrevocable... Read more
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Salon.com
Meet the Rozsa Rule: Here's how to weed fake facts out of political debatesmy work already knows, I am what my friend Brian calls “left of left-of-center”
Salon.com / Posted 24 days ago
my work already knows, I am what my friend Brian calls “left of left-of-center” in my own ideology. (For example, I believe Michael Dukakis would have been one of America’s greatest presidents). That said, these rules are designed to stop bad actors... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
90 years on, legacy of Sacco and Vanzetti executions lingersthe U.S. ponders immigration and the role and reach of law enforcement. Fifty
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
the U.S. ponders immigration and the role and reach of law enforcement. Fifty years after the execution, Democratic Gov. Michael Dukakis — a son of Greek immigrants — proclaimed Aug. 23 as Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti Memorial Day. Sacco... Read more
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Boston Globe
90 years on, legacy of Sacco and Vanzetti executions in Boston lingersthe U.S. ponders immigration and the role and reach of law enforcement. Fifty
Boston Globe / Posted 27 days ago
the U.S. ponders immigration and the role and reach of law enforcement. Fifty years after the execution, Democratic Gov. Michael Dukakis — a son of Greek immigrants — proclaimed Aug. 23 as Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti Memorial... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
90 years on, legacy of Sacco and Vanzetti executions lingersthe U.S. ponders immigration and the role and reach of law enforcement. Fifty
Fremont Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
the U.S. ponders immigration and the role and reach of law enforcement. Fifty years after the execution, Democratic Gov. Michael Dukakis — a son of Greek immigrants — proclaimed Aug. 23 as Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti Memorial Day. THE... Read more
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Missoulian
90 years on, legacy of Sacco and Vanzetti executions lingersthe U.S. ponders immigration and the role and reach of law enforcement. Fifty
Missoulian / Posted 27 days ago
the U.S. ponders immigration and the role and reach of law enforcement. Fifty years after the execution, Democratic Gov. Michael Dukakis — a son of Greek immigrants — proclaimed Aug. 23 as Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti Memorial Day. THE... Read more
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The World
90 years on, legacy of Sacco and Vanzetti executions lingersthe U.S. ponders immigration and the role and reach of law enforcement. Fifty
The World / Posted 27 days ago
the U.S. ponders immigration and the role and reach of law enforcement. Fifty years after the execution, Democratic Gov. Michael Dukakis — a son of Greek immigrants — proclaimed Aug. 23 as Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti Memorial Day. THE... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
90 years on, legacy of Sacco and Vanzetti executions lingersthe U.S. ponders immigration and the role and reach of law enforcement. Fifty
The Times and Democrat / Posted 27 days ago
the U.S. ponders immigration and the role and reach of law enforcement. Fifty years after the execution, Democratic Gov. Michael Dukakis — a son of Greek immigrants — proclaimed Aug. 23 as Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti Memorial Day. THE... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
90 years on, legacy of Sacco and Vanzetti executions lingersthe U.S. ponders immigration and the role and reach of law enforcement. Fifty
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 27 days ago
the U.S. ponders immigration and the role and reach of law enforcement. Fifty years after the execution, Democratic Gov. Michael Dukakis — a son of Greek immigrants — proclaimed Aug. 23 as Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti Memorial Day. THE... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
90 years on, legacy of Sacco and Vanzetti executions lingersthe U.S. ponders immigration and the role and reach of law enforcement. Fifty
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 27 days ago
the U.S. ponders immigration and the role and reach of law enforcement. Fifty years after the execution, Democratic Gov. Michael Dukakis — a son of Greek immigrants — proclaimed Aug. 23 as Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti Memorial Day. THE... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
90 years on, legacy of Sacco and Vanzetti executions lingersthe U.S. ponders immigration and the role and reach of law enforcement. Fifty
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 27 days ago
the U.S. ponders immigration and the role and reach of law enforcement. Fifty years after the execution, Democratic Gov. Michael Dukakis — a son of Greek immigrants — proclaimed Aug. 23 as Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti Memorial Day. THE... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
90 years on, legacy of Sacco and Vanzetti executions lingersScholars say it resonates today as the U.S. ponders immigration and the role an
WWLP Springfield / Posted 27 days ago
Scholars say it resonates today as the U.S. ponders immigration and the role and reach of law enforcement. Fifty years after the execution, Democratic Gov. Michael Dukakis proclaimed Aug. 23 as Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti Memo... Read more
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Salon.com
Back to the progressive future: It’s not to late to overcome the mistakes of the Clinton eralaunched his model of “public interest polling,” in collaboration with pollster
Salon.com / Posted 30 days ago
launched his model of “public interest polling,” in collaboration with pollsters who worked with both George H.W. Bush and Michael Dukakis in the 1988 campaign. As Kay later explained the concept, “Public-interest polling is about issues —... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Trump and his administration have been busyand the United States is on a similar path that will end our democracy as we kn
Baltimore Sun / Posted 30 days ago
and the United States is on a similar path that will end our democracy as we know it. Be aware, use your voice and your vote! Michael Dukakis, former Massachusetts Governor, once said “we get the government we deserve.” Chara Mandile, Ocklawaha, F... Read more
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Boston Globe
August 17, 2017at me in the interim: joshua.miller@globe.com and @jm_bos on Twitter, where I p
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
at me in the interim: joshua.miller@globe.com and @jm_bos on Twitter, where I posted an old photo of then-governor Michael Dukakis greeting Gabe Kaplan, star of “Welcome Back Kotter,” at the Massachusetts State House in Boston on Aug. 17,... Read more

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