Former Mass. Gov. Weld Could Discuss Possible White House Run - NBC10 Boston

Former Mass. Gov. Weld Could Discuss Possible White House Run

Weld will be the featured speaker at "Politics & Eggs" event on Friday

Find NBC Boston in your area

Channel 10 on most providers

Channel 15, 60 and 8 Over the Air

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    Will Former Gov. William Weld Challenge President Trump in Primary?

    Former Massachusetts Gov. William Weld is considering a run for president in 2020, but it is not known if he will run as a libertarian or as a Republican primary challenger to Donald Trump.

    (Published Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019)

    Former Massachusetts Gov. William Weld is expected to discuss his status as a possible candidate for president this week.

    On Friday, Weld will be the featured speaker at a "Politics & Eggs" event in Bedford, New Hampshire.

    Weld has indicated he may discuss his potential political plans during the Friday morning visit.

    Weld recently changed his party registration from Libertarian back to Republican as he mulls a possible primary challenge against President Donald Trump.

    Footage Shows Mom's Pleas as Baby is Rescued From Hot Car

    [NATL] Footage Shows Mom's Emotional Pleas After Baby Rescued From Hot Car

    Police released footage of a mother who said she accidentally left her 5-month-old in a car for half an hour in a Goodyear, Arizona, parking lot when she, her sister and other daughter went into the store. Officers are heard on camera saying it was about 99 degrees outside. 

    (Published Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019)

    Weld served as a Republican governor from 1991 until 1997. He later became a Libertarian and ran for vice president on a ticket with former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson in the 2016 election.

    If he decides to launch a run for president as a Republican, he could be Trump's first challenger from within the party.


    Get the latest from NBC Boston anywhere, anytime:

    App

    Download our FREE app for iPhone, iPad and Android. You can also follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, and sign up for our e-mail newsletters.