By JOSH RESNEK
Talk is swirling about that Governor Charlie Baker may not seek a third term and he is pondering handing the position to Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito, according to the Boston Herald political columnist Joe Battenfield.
Polito has been one of the highest-profile, hardest working Lt. Governors in modern history.
Many had been expecting that Baker won’t go for a third term and that he would support a Polito bid for governor.
Battenfeld’s Monday opinion piece emphasized that and noted as well that Baker has not raised much money for his political account, raising only $885 last month.
He also noted that Polito has more than $2 million in her campaign account.
Baker, for almost 7 years, has been the most popular governor serving in the United States.Continue reading “Boston Herald predicts Gov to hand office to Polito”