Former Mayor Thomas Menino's focus was always the city of Boston. But his name was well known in political circles in Washington and around the country.
Joining Morning Edition to speak about Menino's political reputation is Victoria Reggie Kennedy. She's the president of the Edward M. Kennedy Institute and the widow of the late Massachusetts U.S. Sen. Ted Kennedy. Hear the full interview in the audio player above.
This segment aired on October 31, 2014.