Greater Boston; Politics / Downtown Crossing / The Perfect Villain
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- Greater Boston
- Politics / Downtown Crossing / The Perfect Villain
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HUB CITY AT ITS BEST. A LOOK AT EVERYTHING AND EVERYBODY INTERESTING IN BOSTON. HOSTED BY EMILY ROONEY. Series release date: 1/1997
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Politics Last month, Massachusetts Secretary of State William Galvin predicted an "extraordinary" voter turnout this November. Galvin kicked off a voter registration drive last month and said he hoped to add 100,000 new voters by the Oct. 15th deadline. Guests: William Galvin, Secretary of the Commonwealth
Downtown Crossing Downtown Crossing has become a haven for teenagers who flood the area to shop, meet or just hang out. Police patrols have increased in Downtown Crossing following outbreaks of youth violence earlier this month. Guests: Emmett Folgert, Dorchester Youth Collaborative; Randi Lathrop, Boston Redevelopment Authority
The Perfect Villain Author Gary Chafetz discusses his new book, "The Perfect Villain: John McCain and the Demonization of Lobbyist Jack Abramoff." Chafetz argues that Abramoff was not guilty of the charges of defrauding Native American tribes. Instead, Chafetz claims Abramoff was smeared by Sen. McCain, "The Washington Post" and the Justice Department. Guests: Gary Chafetz, Author, The Perfect Villain
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- APA: Greater Boston; Politics / Downtown Crossing / The Perfect Villain. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_56DCF45BBCDB497AB894D27B8E7668B2