Keller @ Large: John Connolly, Marty Walsh Both Have My Sympathy And Respect

October 25, 2013 12:00 PM
Keller @ Large: John Connolly, Marty Walsh Both Have My Sympathy And Respect
" BOSTON (CBS) – I had the privilege Thursday night of moderating back to back appearances by the Boston mayoral candidates at the Boston Children’s Museum in front of an audience of experts on early childhood education. And I came away from it with renewed appreciation for what a thankless task it is to be a political leader.

Don’t drive off the road, I promise I’m not going soft on them.

Listen to Jon’s commentary: play pause Keller at Large Oct 25 2013 Jon Keller

But sitting next to John Connolly and Marty Walsh for 45 minutes each while they fielded tough questions that defy easy answers reminded me of how tough the job they’re competing for really is.

First, there’s the challenge of getting the job.

If you’ve ever endured a string of interviews for a job, you know how grueling they can be. For these two, the Children’s Museum forum was the fourth job interview of the day, and each went on to other events when it ended at nine "

Click here to read the whole article

Google related News

Friday, October 25, 2013 by CBS Local

Keller @ Large: Have Your Coffee Yet?

BOSTON (CBS) ? As they like to say in Rhode Island: hey, have your coffee yet? Most likely, you've already bolted a ton of coffee today to 

Read more
Wednesday, December 31, 1969 by CBS Local

Keller @ Large: We Don't Take Irresponsible Driving Seriously Enough

Keller @ Large: We Don't Take Irresponsible Driving Seriously Enough You can listen to Keller At Large on WBZ News Radio every weekday 

Read more
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 by CBS Local

Keller @ Large: Stop Rooting For Obamacare Failure And Stop ...

President Barack Obama talks about the error-plagued launch of the Affordable Care Act's online enrollment website. (Photo by Chip 

Read more
Friday, October 18, 2013 by CBS Local

Keller @ Large: Hall Of Fame Outrage

BOSTON (CBS) ? It happens every year at about this time: the music industry insiders who choose nominees for the Rock and Roll Hall of 

Read more