Both the United Independent and Green-Rainbow parties won the necessary 3 percent of the vote in a Massachusetts state wide race this year.
The state holds its primaries on Tuesday, with the Republican nomination for governor up for grabs.
Tim Allen is challenging the residency of fellow Democrat Eric Lesser in the 1st Hampden Hampshire senate race.
Massachusetts House members gather for long sessions beginning today to process a $36.2 billion annual spending bill.
Raise Up Massachusetts isn’t stopping its campaign to raise the minimum wage through a ballot question, even after House Speaker Robert DeLeo brought the legislature one step closer to raising the wage on its own.
If the raise passes town meeting, it will head to the state legislature for approval.
President Obama has a new phrase he’s been using a lot lately: “I’ve got a pen, and I’ve got a phone.”
Those close to a powerful elected official, like a governor or the president, may owe their success to the boss. Yet there are times when […]
What does it mean when lawmakers as different as Colorado Democratic Senator Mark Udall and New York Republican Rep. Peter King offer praise for the […]
A central Massachusetts lawmaker and chairman of the state Senate’s powerful Ways and Means committee says he will not run for re-election.