Political Headlines - September 4, 2013

  • Call of equality came early for Mike Ross: The Boston mayoral candidate isn't just asking voters how he can help them when he is elected. He's asking how he can help them now. Wesley Lowery details his campaign. 


  • Charles Baker readies 2d bid for governor: Party insiders see the highly anticipated move by the GOP's defeated 2010 candidate as critical to Republican hopes of recapturing the governor's office. Frank Phillips, Jim O'Sullivan and Michael Levenson report. 

Crossing the line: Reporter Farah Stockman addresses the question 'Why are chemical weapons considered beyond the pale?'