1 hr ago
Multiple fact-checks of Gomez agree: He lies.
The Boston Globe , in a news story, has already called out Massachusetts Senate candidate Gabriel Gomez for his dishonest new ad.
5 hrs ago
Columbia Journalism Review
How extreme is that legislator, really?
When Republican Scott Brown faced Democrat Martha Coakley in a January 2010 special election for Ted Kennedy's Senate seat, he was criticized by Coakley and other Democrats as being too conservative.
Wed May 22, 2013
Charleston City Paper
Mark Sanford rises from the dead
Two weeks before the 1st District special election, it looked like Mark Sanford was a goner.
Gabriel Gomez's bad private equity deal
Republican Gabriel Gomez has a good enough gig as a private equity investor to be taking $280,000 tax scam deductibles , but maybe has had less success in making deals at his company, Advent International, than his personal wealth would suggest, according to Fortune's Dan Primack.
Tue May 21, 2013
SouthCoast Alliance may be out of luck on debate
The issue of debates in Massachusetts' special Senate election is starting to sort itself out, and the SouthCoast Alliance may find itself out of luck again.
Sun May 19, 2013
The Weekly Standard
The Next Scott Brown?
Gabriel Gomez is an ambitious guy. In January, with Massachusetts senator John Kerry all but certain to be confirmed as secretary of state, the 47-year-old Gomez wrote a letter to Governor Deval Patrick.
LifeofJohn - Planned Parenthood Approves BC Commencement Speaker
Marty Walz, President and CEO of Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts, is calling the Pro-Abortion Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny an "appropriate commencement speaker" at BC Law School had Pro-Abortion Vicki Kennedy as Commencement Speaker in '12. Dean John Garvey had Pro-Abortion Commencement Speakers: Sen.
VA governor's race a harbinger of 2014
Back in 2009 when Scott Brown won a surprise victory in the Massachusetts senate race, Chris Christie took the New Jersey governor's race, and Bob McDonnell won in a landslide to take the Virginia governor's seat, it was believed at the time that those three races augered well for GOP prospects in the 2010 mid terms.
Sat May 18, 2013
US News & World Report
Markey Still Edging Out Gomez in Massachusetts Senate Race
The race to fill Secretary of State John Kerry's former Senate seat has come into focus, with a little more than a month left before the special election.
Fri May 17, 2013
Melrose Coach England Basketball Hall of Fame
A coaching legend who spent time at Melrose High School will reportedly be inducted next month into the New England Basketball Hall of Fame.
Wed May 15, 2013
St. Petersburg Times
Rubio's financial disclosure shows $800,000 book advance
Sen. Marco Rubio used part of his $800,000 advance to write An American Son, part biography and part political document, to pay off more than $100,000 in college loan debt.
Gomez Faces Hard Task of Winning Over Latino Voters
Republican Gabriel Gomez is the first Latino candidate of either party to run for a U.S. Senate seat from Massachusetts.
Wakefield Coaching Legend Heading to New England Basketball Hall of Fame
A longtime Wakefield sports legend will reportedly be inducted next month into the New England Basketball Hall of Fame.
Obama's rough run
Spring in Washington has been chilly for everyone, but for no one more than President Obama - and there are few hints that more clement political weather will arrive soon at the White House.
Tue May 14, 2013
Elections Morning Digest: Portland prepares to protect its precious bodily essences
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Mon May 13, 2013
Gabriel Gomez snubs Newt Gingrich advice
U.S. Senate Republican candidate Gabriel Gomez thumbed his nose at Newt Gingrich's advice and is a embracing the GOP party, rather than running away from it, and plans to campaign with U.S. Sen.
NEC poll shows Ayotte with +5 approval rating, Shaheen with +34 rating
A poll out today from New England College shows U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte with a positive approval rating from New Hampshire voters, though the Republican is less popular than her Democratic colleague, U.S. Sen.
Off to the races: Gay marriage expected to become legal in Minn.
Leaders in the Senate, where Democrats hold a 39-28 majority, have said they believe they have the support to approve a bill legalizing gay marriage.
String of elections in Springfield raises concerns about voter weariness and confusion
With city voters facing five elections in a half-year span in Springfield, there is a concern by some observers the situation could lead to voter weariness, apathy and even confusion.
Sun May 12, 2013
Massachusetts Senate Special Election Race Still Looks Tight
A new poll conducted for Republican Gabriel Gomez's campaign shows Gomez trailing Democratic Rep.