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Framingham Elects Its First Mayor05:25

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A monumental election in Framingham Tuesday night, as voters elected their first mayor ever. Back in April, voters narrowly approved a measure to change Framingham from a town to a city by just 104 votes.

Now, voters have elected the first public officials to craft the new government, including a political newcomer, Yvonne Spicer, who spoke with Morning Edition Wednesday morning. We'll re-listen to the conversation and get some analysis from a reporter who covered the race.


Jim Haddadin, Metrowest Daily News reporter and host of the paper’s “Making a City” podcast. He tweets @JimHaddadin.

This segment aired on November 8, 2017.


Kathleen McNerney Twitter Senior Producer / Editor, Edify
Kathleen McNerney is senior producer/editor of Edify.


Meghna Chakrabarti Twitter Host, On Point
Meghna Chakrabarti is the host of On Point.


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