Tom Menino is the Democratic Mayor of Boston, Scott Harshbarger was the Democratic candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, and Paul Celucci the Republican incumbent (who narrowly won the election, as it turned out). Menino, who has friendly relations with Celucci, gave Harshbarger a lukewarm endorsement but did not put his formidable political apparatus to work for him.

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