16 hrs ago
N.H. Democrats avoid Obamacare backlash
Obamacare has turned politically toxic in the key battleground state of New Hampshire, but the side effects aren't spreading to the Democratic incumbents who backed the president's signature health care law, a new Suffolk University/Boston Herald poll shows.
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20 hrs ago
SJC should have kept scandal out of court, official says
The Probation Department scandal - which has revealed widespread patronage by top pols, prosecutors and judges - "should not be in a court of law," a top Massachusetts Bar Association official charged yesterday after the federal judge sitting on the case recused himself over pressure about his personal and professional relationship with potential ... (more)
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Poll: N.H. GOP voters favor Chris Christie, Rand Paul for president
New Hampshire voters are torn between New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Kentucky U.S. Sen. Rand Paul in a GOP presidential primary - but Republican consultant Mike Dennehy says the poll results mean the 2016 contest is up for grabs.
Media Matters for America
Fox Hosts Scott Brown For Infomercial On His Potential Senate Run
Former Republican Senator Scott Brown's latest appearance as a Fox News contributor exemplified the ethically murky middle ground between being a potential political candidate and a news commentator.
Fung to Speak at Northeast Republican Leadership Conference
Cranston Mayor and Rhode Island Republican gubernatorial candidate Allan Fung announced today that he will be speaking at the upcoming Northeast Republican Leadership Conference in Nashua, NH on March 14-15.
The Huffington Post
Key State's Voters Sour On Scott Brown
OCTOBER 21: Sen. Scott Brown, R-Mass., and his wife Gail Huff, attend at rally in Cumnock Hall at the University of Massachusetts Lowell campus in Lowell, Mass.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Tune in at 9 a.m. for Suffolk University/Boston Herald political poll
Suffolk pollster David Paleologos will share the poll results on Herald Radio's "Morning Meeting."
It's Official: Ex-Sen. Smith to Challenge Shaheen in NH
Former two-term New Hampshire Republican Sen. Bob Smith, away from Capitol Hill for 12 years, has officially tossed his hat into a widening ring to challenge Democratic incumbent Sen. Jeanne Shaheen.
Brown invites O-Care attack ad stars to NH Republican dinner
Former Massachusetts Sen. Scott Brown invited the stars of anti-ObamaCare attack ads to a New Hampshire Republican dinner with him this month.
The Walking Dead: Political zombie Scott Brown haunts New Hampshire senate race
Andy says Brown's comments to politico.com reflect Brown is living in a parallel universe where Brown is not seriously considering the responsibilities of running for office.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Brown denies tweet he's running
Scott Brown on Tuesday night denied a Fox News anchor's tweet that he has decided to run for Senate in New Hampshire.
Conservative as ever, Bob Smith formally launches Senate comeback bid
CONCORD -- Saying he could not think of an issue where he's changed his staunchly conservative views since last holding office nearly a dozen years ago, Republican former U.S. Sen. Bob Smith formally launched his comeback bid Tuesday, hoping for the general election battle with Jeanne Shaheen for the U.S. Senate seat that eluded him in 2002.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Top Democratic candidates negotiating 'people's pledge'
The three major candidates for the Democratic nomination have been negotiating with Common Cause, a government watchdog group, to try to curb outside spending in the Rhode Island governor's race.
Brown: Attacks prodding me to run
Scott Brown has been barraged by Democratic attacks as he decides whether to run for the Senate in New Hampshire.
Fox News: Scott Brown surrenders Ukraine to fellow nudist Vladimir Putin
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Republican U. S. Senate candidate Andy Martin pounces on Massachusetts airhead Scott Brown's surrender of Ukraine to Vladimir Putin Andy says Brown is espousing an "Obama-Brown-Shaheen foreign policy" Andy says Brown and Putin have something in common; both men like to sashay around half naked Andy is a Cold War expert and ... (more)
Cape Cod Times
Matthew Patrick to run for Therese Murray's senate seat
Four years after losing re-election, former state Rep. Matthew Patrick announced today that he will run for the Plymouth and Barnstable district now held by Senate President Therese Murray.
Time to let the past be in the past for Coakley
If you look up the definition of the word "resiliency," one of the definitions you will find will be "the ability to overcome adversity."
Mass. pols could jump into race if Hillary stays out
A potential upheaval in the 2016 presidential election could open the door for eager Bay State pols - despite their insistence they aren't interested - as rumors grow that Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton may decline to join the race.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Baker shows some bite
So it goes at the venerable Cambridge burger joint tucked across the street from Harvard Yard.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Coakley hopes to be first woman elected Mass. gov.
When Martha Coakley graduated from law school, her father gave her a plaque that read "sometimes the best man for the job is a woman."