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Michael Stanley Dukakis (/dᵿˈkɑːkᵻs/; born November 3, 1933, Gr...

wikipedia - 09 Nov 2016
Michael Stanley Dukakis (/dᵿˈkɑːkᵻs/; born November 3, 1933, Greek: Δουκάκης) is an American politician who served as the 65th and 67th Governor of Massachusetts, from 1975 to 1979 and 1983 to 1991 respectively. He is the longest-serving governor in Massachusetts history and only the second Greek-American governor in U.S. history, after Spiro Agnew. He was nominated by the Democratic Party for president in the 1988 election, but lost to the Republican candidate, Vice President George H. W. Bush.
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Dukakis: Boston tunnel link key to transforming Northeast rail

Sentinel & Enterprise - 26 May 2018
LOWELL -- Decades after former Gov. Michael Dukakis regularly took the Green Line from his Brookline home to Beacon Hill, Dukakis continues to generate transportation headlines. Early last week, in a television interview with WBZ-TV, the Democrat ...
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Study: Connecting Boston Train Hubs Could Cost Up To $21B

CBS Boston - 18 Jun 2018
The state has not taken a position on the so-called North-South rail link, which has been pushed by former Democratic Gov. Michael Dukakis and other transportation advocates. The approximately one-mile stretch between the two stations represents the ...
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The big 2020 issue Democrats are ignoring

Washington Post - 20 Jun 2018
Trump will do everything he can to create a commander in chief gap with his opponent, who will be portrayed as the second coming of Michael Dukakis in a tank. Right now, Democrats are focused almost exclusively on domestic policy, and that makes sense ...
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Trump has a new 'Willie Horton': MS-13

Chicago Tribune - 22 Jun 2018
Michael Dukakis. Although the furlough program was initiated by his predecessor, Dukakis was tagged with running a “revolving door” prison system. In political circles, the term “Willie Horton campaign” came to mean any similarly coded provocation of ...
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Dukakis to speak in Canton on gun control

Wicked Local - 30 May 2018
Former Gov. Michael Dukakis will speak about gun control at 12:30 p.m. June 9 at Temple Beth David of the South Shore, 1060 Randolph St., Canton. Preceding the program, there will be a light luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Dukakis will begin ...
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Today's top celebrity birthdays list (June 20, 2018)

cleveland.com - 20 Jun 2018
Actress Olympia Dukakis turns 87. Fun fact: Olympia is a cousin of former presidential candidate Michael Dukakis. Getty Images. Actor Danny Aiello turns 85. Fun fact: Released an album of musical standards when he was 70. cleveland.com an advance Ohio ...
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No, Not All Women Are Democrats

New York Times - 16 Jun 2018
As a college-educated twentysomething woman with cool glasses and an affinity for modern art and Ryan Adams, I had the constant experience of strangers assuming I was a liberal. I grew accustomed to the shock and horror that passed over their faces ...
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Atlanta won't host 2020 DNC, according to report

11Alive.com WXIA - 20 Jun 2018
Michael Dukakis was nominated to challenge then-Vice President George W. Bush for the White House. The DNC previously sent letters to a long list of cities to gauge their interest. Birmingham and New York City were considered in 2016 but were passed ...
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Solutions in transit

Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences - 30 May 2018
Michael Dukakis, a long-time proponent of the NSRL, lauded the students for their efforts and emphasized the well-thought-out solutions they proposed, he stressed that the NSRL should still be a priority for lawmakers. The connector continues to serve ...

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