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Boston Mayor-elect Martin Walsh, right, embraces his girlfriend Lorrie Higgins, center, as Higgins' daughter Lauren, left, looks on after Walsh addressed the crowd at a watch party Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, in Boston. Walsh defeated Boston City Councilor John Connolly in the mayoral race. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
Boston Mayor-elect Martin Walsh, right, embraces his girlfriend Lorrie Higgins, center, as Higgins' daughter Lauren, left, looks on after Walsh addressed the crowd at a watch party Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, in Boston. Walsh defeated Boston City Councilor John Connolly in the mayoral race. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Mayor-elect Marty Walsh is expected to announce a transition team before leaving on a short vacation.  Walsh's victory on Tuesday over John Connolly while narrow, united a broad coalition of community activists, politicians and labor leaders.  Walsh has spent much of his career working in the union movement.

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Terry O’Sullivan, General President of LIUNA

This segment aired on November 7, 2013.

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