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Boston Magazine: Barbara Lee on Hillary’s Boston Visit, and the Problem with Calling Women ‘Scripted’

“Hillary’s talk in Boston about substance abuse in our communities demonstrates her compassion and competence: tackling tough issues, fighting for families, and connecting with people. Hillary heard directly from families on the campaign trail who were devastated by substance abuse,” Lee says. “She was so moved by their stories that she made tackling the issue […]

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Boston Globe: Challenger to Councilor Yancey goes near and far to finance her bid

Barbara Lee, a champion for women in politics who heads the Barbara Lee Family Foundation, gave $1,500 to Campbell. Her political office said Lee is committed to supporting qualified Democratic women candidates who share her values and increase diversity at all levels of elected office. “Andrea Campbell represents the future of women’s leadership,’’ said Erin […]

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Boston Herald: Pols & Politics: Unlikely horse race for District 4

Campbell, though, has commanded attention, raising more than $108,000 since launching her campaign last November. She’s littered the district with mailings — Yancey admits more than he has — and counts in her corner former attorney general and gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley, who’s donated $1,000 and headlined an Aug. 12 fundraiser for Campbell at the […]

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