From calling them Soccer Moms to Walmart women, political candidates vying for women voters often try to put the gender in a box.
After disappointing voter turnout in Springfield last November, and concerns about discrimination during the primary election in September, community organizers are starting the get-out-the-vote ef
A new candidate has emerged seeking the democratic nomination to represent Massachusetts' new First Congressional District.
Bill Shein, a Great Barrington columnist, humorist and activist, says campaign finance reform is the key progressive issue he would champion in Congress. And he says he will limit his campaign fund-raising to donations of 99 dollars or less from individuals.