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TO THE EDITOR:Voters in the 13th Middlesex House District elected me as their Democratic candidate in the primary election on Sept. 9.I want to thank you – all of my supporters for their time and hard work, and every voter who took the time to cast her or his ballot regardless of whether it was for me or for Brian LeFort, a very fine progressive Democrat with great promise.

Updated at 11:36 PM

Running against an experienced prosecutor who trounced her primary opponent, Republican John Miller plans to hold a months-long crime summit in his first year in office if elected attorney general.

Updated Sep 17, 2014 at 5:48 PM

The Republican governor candidate unveiled a plan including $300 million in business tax cuts.

Updated Sep 17, 2014 at 6:06 PM

A group of veterans spoke up in support of state Rep. Jim Cantwell during a news conference held Monday morning at WATD.

Updated Sep 17, 2014 at 5:50 PM

TAUNTON — A candidate for state senator has been fined for failing to file a pre-primary campaign disclosure report.

Updated Sep 16, 2014 at 6:02 PM

Quincy's Democratic mayor asserts that his decision to back Charlie Baker for governor – his first-ever endorsement of a Republican – has nothing to do with Martha Coakley's past attempts to send three of his friends to prison.

Updated Sep 16, 2014 at 5:45 PM

Lessons learned from their unsuccessful campaigns in 2010 will serve Martha Coakley and Charlie Baker well as they vie for the governor’s office, according to two political strategists who are very familiar with Beacon Hill.

Updated Sep 16, 2014 at 5:03 PM

A conservative, non-partisan advocacy group is creating headaches for many incumbent House lawmakers - all Democrats with GOP opponents this fall - who have been targeted by mailings highlighting votes taken on the gas tax, housing...

Updated Sep 16, 2014 at 8:51 AM

QUINCY – Martha Coakley says Quincy’s mayor is holding a grudge.

Updated Sep 17, 2014 at 7:21 PM

U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas, D-3rd, voted against authorizing funds to train and equip Syrian rebel forces Wednesday. Tsongas, who faces a challenge from Republican Ann Wofford, released this statement:

Updated Sep 15, 2014 at 8:34 PM

Tim Buckley, a spokesman for Charlie Baker, announced Monday that Mayor Thomas Koch will endorse Baker during an event in Quincy on Tuesday afternoon.

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