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Labor support split among gov hopefuls
The labor movement is spreading its support across the Democratic gubernatorial field, resulting in an unusually fractured landscape in the run-up to next week's primary and potentially taking the wallop out of the boots-on-the-ground punch organized labor can pack when it otherwise rallies behind a single candidate, observers say "I think it's ... (more)
Sat Aug 30, 2014
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.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
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.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
NightSide - Congressman Stephen Lynch Is In Studio
Congressman Lynch has just returned from a trip to the Syrian border, where he visited a refugee camp in Turkey.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Beacon Hill Times
Beacon Hill Leaders Supporting Tolman for Attorney General Post
Pictured, left to right, State Rep. Jay Livingstone; Warren Tolman, candidate for Massachusetts attorney general; and former State Rep. Paul Demakis at the Paramount on Charles Street.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Cherry Point chapter advocates for new legislation
Members of Cherry Point Chapter No. 21 of the Federal Managers Association are being credited with helping initiate legislation that would provide leave for veterans in the workforce who have to attend medical appointments for their service-related injuries.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Cashman: Dems bank on hypocrisy in fundraising
Check your spam email. U.S. Sen. Edward J. Markey is pushing for campaign finance reform and asking supporters to help put an end to billionaires like the Koch brothers swaying elections.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Lawmakers slam Fed's crisis lending proposal
A bipartisan group of lawmakers on Monday urged the Federal Reserve to restrict its crisis lending programs for big banks, which were criticized as bailouts during the 2007-2009 meltdown.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Atkins: Mass. pols back prez ... but want to keep him in check
The Bay State delegation is backing the president's call launching fighter jets to hunt down ruthless ISIS rebels in Iraq, but they warned his power to act unilaterally only goes so far.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Bill would provide veterans with extra sick leave
Rep. Stephen Lynch has introduced legislation that would offer disabled veterans who serve as federal employees with extra time off to seek medical care.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
NightSide - Congressman Stephen Lynch Checks In
U.S. Congressman Stephen Lynch has just returned from a trip to Central America, where he met with local leaders to talk about the violence and crime that has been driving minors to cross the U.S. border illegally.