Boston Mayoral Candidates Scramble To Attract Voters Now Tuning In

October 31, 2013 9:27 PM
Boston Mayoral Candidates Scramble To Attract Voters Now Tuning In
" BOSTON (CBS) — One side effect of the Red Sox championship run has been to divert attention from another epic battle – the race for Mayor of Boston.

With under a week to go until election day, both candidates are scrambling to attract voters who may be just tuning in now.

“I think this is a big change, first time in 20 years there’s going to be a new mayor in the City of Boston,” Marty Walsh said. “I think it really is about the future of Boston and what Boston’s going to look like.”

Connolly jumped in the race back when Mayor Tom Menino was still planning to run again, and offers a Harvard-educated grasp of policy with a focus on education reform "

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