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Why Dems Are Linking Themselves to Warren
Support for Sen. Elizabeth Warren and her liberal populist views has become a litmus test for Democratic candidates seeking to claim the progressive mantle in their primaries in 2014.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Sen. Warren says she wona t run for president in 2016Sen. Warren says...
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., said she will complete her first term in the U.S. Senate and not run for president in 2016.
Scott Brown, ObamaCare, and Regionalism
Scott Brown's career on the national stage has been a study in contradictions. He is a Northeast Republican with a working class, rather than coastal elite, political identity.
US Sen. Warren vows to serve out six-year term
U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is pledging to serve out her full six-year term and not run for president in 2016.
Nashoba Publishing Online
Brown highlights N.H. in critique of Obamacare
Former U.S. Sen. Scott Brown highlighted New Hampshire in a Fox News Channel critique of the Affordable Care Act on Tuesday.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Letter: Governor's Council vital to checks, balances
The Nov. 30 Berkshire Eagle editorial titled "Troublesome anachronism" is deserving of a response from the member of the Governor's Council representing Western Massachusetts.
The Shrewsbury Lantern
Shrewsbury's Karyn Polito announces run for Lt. Governor post
It was by far one of the more excited crowds I've seen in years, as little Brody's Diner on Hartford Turnpike in Shrewsbury hosted an announcement that is sure to reverberate through the Commonwealth.
We had the majority! It seemed somehow appropriate that as a new majority dawned for Senate Democrats, two candidates who had been propelled by the growing "net roots" , had made the difference in the end.
Corporate 'Dems': cutting Social Security is path to electoral victory
Remember Third Way? They're the jokers who filled the void when the DLC collapsed.
The Huffington Post
Chuck Schumer Reveals How He 'Helped Persuade' Elizabeth Warren To Run For Senate
OCTOBER 30: U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren speaks during a briefing on a Securities and Exchange Commission proposed rule October 30, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC.
The Washington Post
Schumer: I offered Scott Brown a pass in 2012
Sen. Charles Schumer , in a new interview with The New Republic , says he offered former senator Scott Brown an electoral pass in 2012 if Brown would give Democrats the deciding vote for the so-called "Disclose Act."
The Washington Post
Scott Brown vs. Jeanne Shaheen?
If Hillary Clinton could shirk the carpetbagger label in New York and Terry McAuliffe could do the same in Virginia, why can't former Massachusetts Republican Senator Scott Brown do so in New Hampshire? If he, as some GOP insiders are betting, throws his hat into the ring, it would not only raise the rare possibility of a senator serving two ... (more)
New Hampshire Republican Wants His Old Senate Seat Back, Despite Skeptics
Bob Smith, who served two terms as a U.S. senator from New Hampshire, said he has his eyes on his old job again and is gearing up to challenge Sen. Jeanne Shaheen next year.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
GOP expands Senate playing field
That's why Republican strategists have recently expanded their list of target states to include some blue territory carried by President Obama in 2012.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
One party rule
Americans should remember just how many rules, standards, and traditions had to be twisted or bulldozed in order for the Affordable Care Act to become law.
Former Sen. Bob Smith will run for U.S. Senate
Former U.S. Sen. Bob Smith said Sunday he will run for the Republican nomination for the U.S. Senate from New Hampshire.
Ongoing FBI probe of state senator could create political complications for Democrats in 2014
An ongoing federal investigation of a California senator is roiling the Democratic leadership in Sacramento and threatens to complicate relations in the majority party when lawmakers reconvene in January.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Letter: We're either all in we're or all out
When Scott Brown of Massachusetts was elected to Ted Kennedy's U.S. Senate seat, he became the 51st vote that would have defeated Obamacare.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Cape Cod Times
Health care act's genesis bodes ill for single payer
In late 2009, the Democratic Party occupied the White House, controlled the House of Representatives, and held a filibuster-proof majority in the Senate.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Arthur Schaper: Progressive Elizabeth Warren For President?
US Senator Elizabeth Warren won the 2012 election unseating Scott Brown, the first Republican US Senator to represent the Commonwealth in nearly four decades.