The Race for City Hall

John Connolly fills in gaps on stances

Mayoral candidate John Connolly provided more details today about his stances on some of the key issues facing the city.

Connolly, a city councilor, completed most of a Globe questionnaire featuring yes-or-no answers on a variety of topics. Earlier, Connolly had declined to participate in the survey, saying such complex issues could not be boiled down to one-word answers.

But he changed his mind days after most of the other candidates had submitted their answers.

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To see Connolly’s answers and those of the other hopefuls, click on the Globe’s interactive campaign graphic.

Among his answers, Connolly said he would:

-- Not support a citywide vote on a Suffolk Downs casino.

-- Support lifting a state cap on the number of charter schools.

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