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‘They’re both speaking to the same longing that voters have.’ — Alan Solomont, on the similarities between Deval Patrick (right) and Barack Obama.

Patrick, Obama campaigns share language of 'hope'

By Scott Helman
Globe Staff / April 16, 2007

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Of all the things Deval Patrick's Republican opponent threw at him in last year's governor's race, one charge that stuck in his craw was that his speeches were more fluff than substance -- that they were, in Patrick's telling, "just words." So he devised an artful response. (Full article: 1343 words)

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