Boston Mayor Will Fight To Keep Chick-Fil-A Out Of His City

And he released a rather blunt statement on the matter. Boston Mayor Thomas Menino was none too pleased when he heard that Chick-fil-A wanted to open a location near the city’s historic Freedom Trail. Menino found Chick-fil-A’s anti-gay record to be at odds with his city’s stance on equality.

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