Political Headlines - April 1, 2013


  • Obama's Energy pick discloses industry ties: Ernest Moniz has been a highly paid consultant for a private equity firm heavily invested in the oil and gas sector. Globe Washington bureau reporter Bryan Bender outlines. 


  • Great opportunity for Mayor Menino's successor The city is so different from 1993, the last time Boston voters really had to think long and hard about what they wanted in a leader. Globe metro columnist Adrian Walker writes.
  • The NRA's best defense: The gun control battle cannot be about Adam Lanza or Jared Lee Loughner. If it is, a promised GOP filibuster will gain more supporters and the NRA will win. Globe columnist Juliette Kayyem explains.