Political Headlines - October 7, 2013

  • A sprinting, soggy mayoral spiel: John Connolly and Martin Walsh gripped and grinned their way along the route of the 38th annual Roslindale Day Parade despite the downpour. Joshua Miller details the race.  

No fix for the fix-it man: Independent contractors who help take care of the JFK Library in Dorchester aren't getting paid because of the shutdown - and won't get retroactive pay, either. Adrian Walker reports.