Nik DeCosta-Klipa,

Nik DeCosta-Klipa

New Hampshire, United States

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Recent articles by Nik:

Charlie Baker announces new gathering and restaurant rules amid COVID-19 uptick

The Massachusetts governor also said that the second step of Phase 3 of the state's reopening plan is indefinitely postponed. → Read More

The EPA is taking a ‘first step’ toward addressing Chelsea’s air quality problems

"The very least our communities deserve is access to relevant and reliable data on the air we breathe." → Read More

Ayanna Pressley calls for full remote learning across Massachusetts this fall

"Rushing to reopen our schools will directly jeopardize the lives of our students and educators." → Read More

Deborah Birx says Boston is among cities that need to ‘get on top’ of COVID-19 uptick

City officials confirmed Thursday that they're seeing a slight increase. → Read More

Boston police received nearly $5.8 million in overtime pay due to racial justice protests

However, the massive demonstrations in Boston — punctuated by calls to “defund the police” — have had another ironic consequence: millions of dollars in additional salary for the police. According to records obtained by the State House New Service, the city of Boston paid nearly $5.8 million in overtime pay to police officers who worked shifts in response to the protests in May, June, and July.… → Read More

Stephen Lynch is running on his unique ‘perspective.’ So is his primary challenger.

Robbie Goldstein says Lynch is proposing "bandaids on a gushing wound." → Read More

Massachusetts removes Rhode Island from list of states exempt from quarantine order

The change takes effect Friday. → Read More

Charlie Baker warns Massachusetts could roll back reopening if COVID-19 uptick continues

Gov. Charlie Baker said Tuesday that his administration is prepared to walk back its reopening plan if COVID-19 continues to trend in the wrong direction in Massachusetts. “We’ve only had a slight uptick from a low of 1.7 percent to 2 percent,” Baker said in an afternoon press conference, referring to the weighted seven-day average of the state’s positive test rate. “But we’ll be forced to… → Read More

Donald Trump suggests new reason for canceling New Hampshire rally

The New Hampshire Democratic Party says he "isn’t fooling anyone." → Read More

Ayanna Pressley pushes for coronavirus bill to address the ‘impending eviction tsunami’

The Massachusetts congresswoman says Americans are facing an "unprecedented financial cliff." → Read More

Why Harvard’s Ashish Jha is worried about coronavirus levels in Massachusetts

"There's a two-to-three-week period where, if you aren't paying attention, you can miss it. And that's the two-to-three-week period we're in." → Read More

Jake Auchincloss suggests he’s the frontrunner to replace Joe Kennedy. His opponents are certainly treating him like one.

The Newton city councilor says his message "is resonating with voters, and it seems lots of my opponents are realizing that, too." → Read More

Charlie Baker responds to Donald Trump’s tweet about delaying the November election

"Elections need to happen and there's no reason why this one can't happen." → Read More

Seth Moulton wants to flip the Senate. He also flipped on a campaign finance pledge.

The Salem Democrat's campaign says the ends justify the means. → Read More

Charlie Baker responds to concerns about COVID-19 uptick in Massachusetts

"We never said we're going to get to zero without a vaccine. We won't." → Read More

The race to replace Joe Kennedy in Congress is getting personal

And one candidate is taking much of the "incoming heat." → Read More

Ed Markey accuses Joe Kennedy of voting to ‘hollow out’ Puerto Rico

"It's not a vote that I looked forward to casting." → Read More

Ed Markey ‘ain’t no Bernie.’ But left-wing groups are rallying behind him all the same.

"He does the dirty, inglorious work of writing the damn bill." → Read More

The Mass. House passed a police reform bill. But the ACLU says it ‘misses the mark.’

"It will not help victims of violence hold police accountable." → Read More

Why Nate Eovaldi’s jersey number mysteriously changed during the Red Sox opener

At the top of the third inning during Friday's Opening Day win, Red Sox starter Nate Eovaldi swapped jersey numbers. → Read More