Democrat Ed Markey will soon be the newest member of the United States Senate. As expected last night he won the Massachusetts special election to fill the remainder of Secretary of State John Kerry’s term.
|By: Jon Walker Monday June 24, 2013 4:10 pm|
On the eve of the Massachusetts special Senate election to Replace John Kerry (D) things are looking very good for Democrats. The latest polls all find Democrat Rep. Ed Markey with a solid lead over Republican Gabriel Gomez.
|By: Laurel Ramseyer Sunday June 9, 2013 5:00 pm|
While Democratic candidate Congressman Ed Markey was marching in the Boston Pride Parade with Senator Elizabeth Warren, Congressman Joe Kennedy, state Representative Linda Dorcena Forry, Barney Frank, NBA veteran Jason Collins and a continent of supporters.
|By: Laurel Ramseyer Tuesday May 28, 2013 2:40 pm|
What should voters make of a candidate for U. S. Senate who uses an anti-equality former state legislator to entice women to work his campaign phone bank?
|By: Jon Walker Friday May 24, 2013 11:43 am|
It looks likes Democrats will rather easily hold on to John Kerry’s old senate seat. Right after the primary Republican candidate Gabriel Gomez had a brief honeymoon period. Several polls found him only a few points behind Democrat Ed Markey, but since the general election campaign has started in earnest Markey’s lead has grown steadily.
|By: Jon Walker Thursday May 9, 2013 9:59 am|
Right after the primary for the Massachusetts special Senate race a few polls found that Republican Gabriel Gomez within striking distance of Democratic Ed Markey, but new polling shows Markey with a much more comfortable lead.
|By: Jon Walker Friday May 3, 2013 4:00 pm|
Given the strong Democratic leanings of Massachusetts the special election to replace Sen. John Kerry should be a cakewalk for Democratic candidate Ed Markey, yet a new Public Policy Polling survey shows the race is within single digits.
|By: Laurel Ramseyer Thursday May 2, 2013 2:00 pm|
Republican Gabriel Gomez and Democrat Rep. Ed Markey (D-MA05) each won their U.S. Senate primaries in Massachusetts on Tuesday. While Rep. Markey is well known as a longtime, rock-solid supporter of LGBT equality, Mr. Gomez has remained vague about his views beyond his support for the freedom to marry. It’s time for Mr. Gomez to start getting specific.
|By: Jon Walker Wednesday May 1, 2013 7:35 am|
The Massachusetts special election to replace Sen. John Kerry will be between Democrat Rep. Ed Markey and Republican Gabriel Gomez. The two candidates easily won their respective party’s nominations in yesterday’s primary.