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Race for the Second Suffolk

In Boston, the general election for the Second Suffolk District has turned into a rematch of the Democratic primary.

The seat's incumbent, longtime State Senator Dianne Wilkerson, is now a write-in candidate, after she lost the primary by a slim margin to political newcomer Sonia Chang-Diaz.

Now there are claims on both sides that some people have made race an issue in the contest. More on that story now, from WBUR's David Boeri.

This program aired on October 24, 2008. The audio for this program is not available.

David Boeri Twitter Senior Reporter
Now retired, David Boeri was a senior reporter at WBUR.

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