Setti Warren ends his run for governor

Setti Warren ends his run for governor

UPDATE: Here’s the Globe’s story.

Former Newton Setti Warren sent this supporters early Thursday morning

 
Nearly a year ago, I stood in front of the house where I grew up–and the house where I live now with my wife and two young children–to ask you to stand with me and take back the Corner Office. I got into this race because I believe that economic inequality is the defining challenge of our time and we’ve got to take it on. Since then, I’ve

Who’s funnier Setti Warren or Jay Gonzalez?

Both former Mayor Setti Warren and his fellow candidate for the Democratic nomination for governor (and Needham resident) Jay Gonzalez have been added to the growing list of speakers at Friday’s Second annual Newton Paddy’s Day Political Breakfast, this Friday...
Mayor Warren endorses Gail Spector for School Committee

Mayor Warren endorses Gail Spector for School Committee

During his eight years in office, Mayor Setti Warren has rarely endorsed local candidates. And, I’ve been looking, but I don’t think he has endorsed in anyone in this fall’s contests so far…at least until this just came in from Gail Spector’s camaign for School Committee. ..

Mayor Setti Warren endorses Gail Spector for School Committee

In endorsing Gail Spector in her race for School Committee from Ward 8, Newton Mayor Setti Warren said,

“I’m proud to endorse Gail Spector for School Committee from Ward 8. Her experience as a journalist covering the Newton schools and her commitment to this city will make Gail a terrific addition to the School Committee.”

Spector, a 33-year Newton resident, said,

We are not electing the mayor tonight

We are not electing the mayor tonight

Quick history lesson. In 2009, Ruth Balser won the primary with 36.1% of the vote, followed by Setti Warren (30.6%), Ken Parker (15.1%), and Bill Heck (10.4%). As we know, Setti went on to win the general (49.9% to 47.6%). Which is to say, that Harry Sanders might be...

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