Jay Gonzalez

The Codcast: How you beat Baker

Jay Gonzalez and Bob Massie grabbed some badly needed media attention this week when the two candidates for the Democratic nomination for governor issued a joint press statement attacking Gov. Charlie Baker for refusing to take a stand on the millionaire’s tax. Gonzalez, a former health care executive and top budget official under former governor(...)

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Gonzalez throws his hat in the ring

Gonzalez throws his hat in the ring

Former Deval Patrick budget chief is first declared Democrat in 2018 race for governor

ON PAPER, JAY GONZALEZ and Charlie Baker look remarkably alike. Both are policy-minded managers who ran the state budget as secretary of administration and finance. Both went on to serve as CEOs of health insurance firms, where each led turnarounds of companies facing tough financial straits. But that’s where the similarities end, says Gonzalez, who(...)

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