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47 min ago | Greenwich Citizen

In Massachusetts, a crowded 6th District primary

This year, the GOP is eyeing the 6th District, where they hope to unseat Democratic Rep. John Tierney , who's held the seat since 1997.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Edward Markey, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Representative William Keating, John Kerry

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Lowell Sun

Tierney far ahead in the money race

Incumbent U.S. Rep. John Tierney outraised all of his challengers in the most recent reporting period, as his contested 6th District primary election approaches.

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

Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Political Operatives: Campaigns Tap Veteran Staffers For Governor's Race Rematch

The fight for the Connecticut governorship between Republican Tom Foley and incumbent Democrat Dannel P. Malloy has generated significant national attention and, behind the curtain, attracted seasoned political operatives to both campaigns.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Christopher Murphy, Jesse Jackson, Representative Brad Schneider, Connecticut

CBS 3 Springfield

5 things to know about elections in Massachusetts

Some Democrats have never forgiven Martha Coakley for her stunning loss to Republican Scott Brown in a 2010 special election to fill the seat of the late U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Edward Markey, US Senate, Edward Kennedy, Scott Brown, Republican

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Boston.com

Tierney raises more money than rivals in recent weeks

US Representative John F. Tierney, the Salem Democrat whose reelection bid is widely considered to be one of the most vulnerable, raised more money than any of his competitors in recent weeks and has $1.3 million to pour into the upcoming elections, campaign finance records show.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Nancy Pelosi, Barney Frank

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Boston.com

Mass. lawmakers don't need challengers to amass war chests

The stockpiles of cash some Massachusetts House members amassed this election cycle suggest a bare-knuckle battle for survival.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Michael Capuano, US News, US House of Representatives, Stephen Lynch, Democrat, Richard Neal, John Kerry, US Senate

WBUR-AM Boston

Congressman John Tierney Fights To Keep Seat In North Shore

Congressman John Tierney, who has represented the North Shore for more than 17 years, will have to face off against four fellow democrats in this September's primary election in order to keep his seat in the 6th District.

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

The Hill

McChrystal wades into midterm races

Retired Army Gen. Stanley McChrystal has a newfound interest in politics ahead of this year's midterms, increasing speculation that he might run for office himself one day.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Military, US Marine Corps, US Air Force, Representative Doug Lamborn, Republican, Representative Patrick Murphy

Wed Aug 27, 2014

MTA Today

Vote for recommended candidates

There's a lot at stake for educators as voters head to the polls for the primary on September 9 and the general election on November 4. The MTA encourages members to help elect candidates who have shown they support public education.

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Related Topix: US News, Standardized Testing, Education, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Lowell Sun

War chests may hold key in 6th District race for Congress

The race for the 6th Congressional District is proving to be one of the tightest in Massachusetts this election season, and money may end up being a deciding factor.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Boston University, Stonehill College

Washington Blade

Aiken getting mixed reviews for fundraising efforts

Clay Aiken is getting mixed reviews for the amount of fundraising for his campaign.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, Representative Renee Ellmers, North Carolina, Gay/Lesbian, Democrat, Mitt Romney

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Boston Herald

Pols & Politics: Pic pick called 'oversight'

Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh's press office says it was an "oversight" to post a three-month-old photo of Felix D. Arroyo, a candidate for Suffolk Register of Probate who also happens to be the father of one of the mayor's top aides, on the home page of the city employees' internal website.

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

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Roll Call

Top 5 Races to Watch in New England

New England hasn't been fertile territory for Republican candidates of late, but the party has an opportunity to gain House seats in the region this November.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Frank Guinta, Democrat, Barney Frank, Life, Veteran Affairs, Representative Ann McLane

Sun Aug 17, 2014

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

Home

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

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