Tag Archives: Jim Brett

Twenty Years After: The 1993 Boston Mayoral Ads

Several weeks ago the hardtalking staff did a segment on WBUR’s Radio Boston about the TV spots in the 1993 Boston mayoral race. That segment came about because we’ve still got a dozen VHS tapes of the ’93 ads, having … Continue reading

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Not A News Flash: William Dorcena (Rest His Political Soul) Is Running For Mayor Of Boston

For the past two decades, Boston mayoral races against Tom (Mayor for Life) Menino have been where challengers go to die. Call the roll: Jim Brett (1993), Peggy Davis-Mullen (2001), Maura Hennigan (2005), Michael Flaherty (2009) – all  of whom … Continue reading

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