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Sunday Aug 17 | Boston.com

JOAN VENNOCHIMoulton puts Tierney's Iraq vote back in play

Obama recently authorized humanitarian aid and air strikes in northern Iraq, Seth Moulton, a war veteran and Democratic candidate for Congress, quickly put out word on where he stood.

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Related Topix: US News, Life, Veteran Affairs, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Massachusetts, Opinion

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Boston Herald

Trailing POTUS on vacation detail is usually much ado about nothing

They trail in vans or buses, chronicling the steps of the president email by email, often not allowing even the smallest of details to escape their updates.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Earl Blumenauer, Opinion

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Boston.com

Joanna Weiss DeFranco enlivens race against Tierney

There are a few standard paths to entering politics. You start as a selectman or a school committee member and work your way up.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Salem, MA, Lynn, MA, Opinion

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LIVE: 6th District Congressional debate coverage

Follow our coverage of Thursday's 6th Congressional District debate. Incumbent U.S. Rep. John Tierney is vying for his 10th term.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Bedford, MA

NH Insider

BostonGlobe.com Political Headlines - August 13, 2014

The Food and Drug Administration's weak rules on electronic cigarettes came under a new round of criticism last week , writes columnist Derrick Z. Jackson.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Sun Aug 10, 2014

Lowell Sun

Former manager is gone, but not forgetting

While a Sun reporter was interviewing City Manager Kevin Murphy in his office Wednesday soon after news broke on lowellsun.com that City Treasurer Elizabeth Craveiro was being forced to retire, a cellphone on the manager's desk began to vibrate.

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Related Topix: Tewksbury, MA, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Massachusetts, Lawrence, MA, Andover, MA

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

General McChrystal: Does endorsement signal he may get into politics, too?

Gen. Stanley McChrystal shakes hands with a Marine before boarding a military plane at the Camp Leatherneck base in the southern province of Helmand, Afghanistan, in 2009.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Mitt Romney

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Lowell Sun

Moulton grabs high-profile endorsement in race for Congress

Seth Moulton, an Iraq War veteran, may not be the biggest name in the race for the 6th Congressional District, but he's garnered one high profile endorsement.

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Related Topix: US News, Life, Veteran Affairs, Peabody, MA, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Boston.com

McChrystal to endorse congressional hopeful Moulton

Former general Stanley A. McChrystal is set to campaign for and officially endorse Democrat Seth Moulton, the former Marine officer who is aiming to topple US Representative John F. Tierney.

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Cape Cod Times

Great day for a parade

Mother Nature loves a parade. Why else would she allow thousands of people to enjoy yesterday's exclamation point to the city's annual Yankee Homecoming celebration virtually raindrop free? With ominous clouds hovering over Greater Newburyport yesterday morning, many of the thousands of people who lined High Street came prepared just in case it ... (more)

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Related Topix: Newburyport, MA, Newbury, MA, Cellphones, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Lowell Sun

Tierney's work instrumental on new jobs bill

As a member of the North Shore Workforce Investment Board, I want to applaud the U.S. Congress for finally getting something done regarding job training and education with the passage of H.R. 803, the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014 .

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Opinion

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Switched

Richard Tisei May Have Violated Campaign Finance Laws

Massachusetts Republican congressional candidate Richard Tisei may have violated campaign finance laws during his 2012 bid for Congress, according to a report from the Boston Globe's David Scharfenberg.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Gay/Lesbian

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Lowell Sun

Hirings of Murphy's friends no surprise

CITY MANAGER Kevin Murphy's hirings of Mike McGovern and Kevin Coughlin, both well known in political circles, were no surprise, as they had long been rumored.

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Related Topix: UMass Lowell, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Boston Herald

Pols & Politics: All's well for BFFs

A year ago, they were at each other's throats, locked in a battle for mayor. Yesterday, at a dedication in West Roxbury, it was a virtual lovefest between Mayor Martin J. Walsh, former City Councilor John R. Connolly and Suffolk District Attorney Daniel F. Conley.

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Related Topix: West-Roxbury, MA, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Opinion

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Boston.com

Officials appear to misuse Mass. campaign funds

But the openly gay Republican who supports abortion rights was still a star in his struggling party.

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Related Topix: Edward Markey, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, John Kerry, US Senate, Israel, World News, Middle East

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Boston.com

Mission trip volunteers home safe in Mass. after attack in Guatemala

A group of churchgoers from the northeastern Massachusetts town of Hamilton were the victims of a carjacking and assault Tuesday during a mission trip to Guatemala, officials said.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, South Hamilton, MA

Sierra Club Compass

The EPA's Clean Power Plan: A Chance to Get it Right for Workers, Communities, and our Climate

Last month, the Environmental Protection Agency proposed its Clean Power Plan, the first-ever limits on carbon pollution from existing power plants.

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Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environment, Science, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Wed Jul 23, 2014

CBS 3 Springfield

Massachusetts congressional hopefuls rake in cash

Candidates in Massachusetts' most closely watched congressional contest are raking in hundreds of thousands in campaign donations as the race heads toward the September primary.

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Holyoke, MA, Springfield, MA

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