Jane Swift now and then
Boston.com
On Dec. 15, 2006, Jane Swift stood out in the center of a photograph of Massachusetts governors past, present, and future. Alternately viewed as the victim of the merciless Boston media, a symbol of the failed promise of feminism, or an accidental leader who stumbled bullheadedly to her political demise, she is, nonetheless, an alumna of the governor's office at 42 years old.
On Dec. 15, 2006, Jane Swift stood out in the center of a photograph of Massachusetts governors past, present, and future.

Alternately viewed as the victim of the merciless Boston media, a symbol of the failed promise of feminism, or an accidental leader who stumbled bullheadedly to her political demise, she is, nonetheless, an alumna of the governor's office at 42 years old.
(Globe Photo / Bill Brett)