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Commonwealth Magazine: Independent Practice Very Different Politics

(The following was originally published in Commonwealth Magazine.)

THE THREE INDEPENDENT candidates running for governor said on Friday that their candidacies are an attempt to challenge the existing two-party structure and bring an outsider’s perspective to running state government. 

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Boston Globe: Five Takeaways From the Independent #OpDebate

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(On Tuesday, June 24, 2014, Independent candidates for Massachusetts Governor participated in the Boston Globe Opinion Debates. The Boston Globe has posted highlights (5 takeaways from the debates) online.)

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Johnson Withdraws from Tea Party Event Due to Differences With Anti-Gay Marriage Speaker

Gary Johnson has withdrawn from speaking or appearing at the Boston Tea Party event due to the fact that another confirmed speaker, Scott Lively, at the event is against gay marriage.

Governor Johnson’s communications director, Joe Hunter, emailed IREHR this afternoon, “Having seen your article re the upcoming ‘Tea Party’ event in Boston, I wanted to let you know that Governor Johnson will NOT be attending.  

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