BostonGlobe.com Political Headlines - August 12, 2013

  • Labor lifts Martin Walsh's mayoral campaign: The state representative's clout as a labor leader has helped him forge a formidable campaign with six weeks left until voters head to the polls. Andrew Ryan details the campaign. 

     

The Boston mayor's race hits its stride:  Without warning, the race to succeed Mayor Thomas Menino has suddenly become interesting.  Adrian Walker details the race.