Sunday Aug 17
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.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
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.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
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.
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.
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.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
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.
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.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
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.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
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.
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)
Tue Jul 29, 2014
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 .
Mon Jul 28, 2014
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.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
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.
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.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Officials appear to misuse Mass. campaign funds
But the openly gay Republican who supports abortion rights was still a star in his struggling party.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
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.
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.
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.