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Councilors pick Feeney as president

4 minority members unite to oust Flaherty

Council President Maureen E. Feeney received a hug from her predecessor, Councilor Michael Flaherty, at City Hall. Council President Maureen E. Feeney received a hug from her predecessor, Councilor Michael Flaherty, at City Hall. (GEORGE RIZER/GLOBE STAFF)
By Donovan Slack
Globe Staff / January 2, 2007

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The Boston City Council elected Dorchester Councilor Maureen E. Feeney as its president yesterday, signaling what some say is the rise to power of the council's minority members and those representing the city's most diverse neighborhoods. (Full article: 689 words)

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