Boston Covering Public Safety Costs For President Obama’s Visit

June 25, 2012 12:00 AM
Boston Covering Public Safety Costs For President Obama’s Visit
" BOSTON (CBS) – You won’t hear the mayor of Boston complaining about any cost associated with President Barack Obama’s visit.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030′s Ben Parker reports.

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Even though the stop in Boston is a campaign visit for the president, Mayor Tom Menino says the city will pick up the tab for their share of security and public safety personnel.

Menino said no one has raised the issue of costs like in Durham, New Hampshire for the president’s visit there.

“(It’s) the President of the United States, and I respect the office he holds "

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