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9 hrs ago | 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

11 hrs ago | 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

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

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