Baker announces bid for re-election

Gov. Charlie Baker

Republican Gov. Charlie Baker has confirmed that he will seek a second four-year term as Massachusetts' chief executive.

Baker said Tuesday during a scheduled appearance in Worcester that he and Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito plan to run for re-election in 2018.

A formal campaign is not expected until after the new year.

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