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Historic election changes face of council

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Election Day over, one seat remains contested
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Election Day over, one seat remains contested
According to the city’s unofficial results, there was only a 10-vote difference separating the two candidates — Mejia garnered 22,464 votes as St. Guillen grabbed 22,454.
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Historic election changes face of council
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Local News
Historic election changes face of council
The shift in the balance of power on the Boston City Council will likely bring a different politics to the body.
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Get to know your city council candidates
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Politics
Get to know your city council candidates
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Race and politics mingle in Hyde Park
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Politics
Race and politics mingle in Hyde Park
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At-large candidates call for separate planning department, question exam school admissions
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Local News
At-large candidates call for separate planning department, question exam school admissions
Following a week of victory parties and media coverage, seven of the eight finalists for at-large City Council seats congregated for a candidate forum in Dorchester on Tuesday night. 
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Arroyo, St. Guillen among top vote-getters in preliminary
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Arroyo, St. Guillen among top vote-getters in preliminary
Preliminary voting suggests that next year’s council could be the first-ever with a majority of the 13 seats held by people of color.
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Special election guide: Know your city council candidates
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Politics
Special election guide: Know your city council candidates
Short bios on at-large and district councilors appearing on the Sept. 24 preliminary ballot.
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Vote Arroyo in District 5
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Opinion
Vote Arroyo in District 5
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A $50k bribe is small change in Boston's real estate boom
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Local News
A $50k bribe is small change in Boston's real estate boom
A $50,000 bribe received by a city official grabbed headlines, but neighborhood activists say influence peddling runs much deeper in Boston.
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A battle for a later date
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Editorial
A battle for a later date
In order to join the Massachusetts Senate race, Joe Kennedy has to be willing to place at risk the great works he could possibly accomplish.
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Activists protest against detention centers
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Local News
Activists protest against detention centers
More than 1,000 protestors marched last Tuesday from the New England Holocaust Memorial in downtown Boston to the South Bay House of Correction in a demonstration against the United States government’s detention of immigrants in facilities at the U.S. border with Mexico and across the country.
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An issue-oriented council race
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An issue-oriented council race
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