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House moves to cancel special mayoral election in Boston, with Marty Walsh likely heading to DC

13 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

House lawmakers have approved a petition to cancel a special mayoral election in Boston as Mayor Martin Walsh appears poised to depart for D.C.
The measure was approved during an informal session on Monday, where the legislation must earn unanimous Senate support in order to move forward. The Senate meets again on Thursday.
“I want to thank Speaker Mariano for hearing out the concerns of the Boston delegation and promptly bringing this before the House. I looking forward to continuing to advocate for this bill through the Senate and delivering the safest option for municipal elections this...
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