Ed Lyons

Political writer and Republican activist

Stories by Ed Lyons

MBTA turnaround taking longer than we want

Upcoming legislative hearings prompted largely by politics

The Book of Baker

A popular governor and his former top aide lay out their nut-and-bolts governing manifesto

Massachusetts citizenship and the importance of state power

Immigrant license legislation is not just about driving

Why states have a problem with tech

One among several reasons is a lack of transparency

Is Baker launching a new state political party?

A new centrist super PAC seems to suggest he is

Baker’s creative friction

Governor may seem like a Dem at times, but he’s creating GOP value