The two major party candidates vying for the open Massachusetts state senate seat held by Gale Candaras have lobbed personal attacks, but they agreed on many issues in a roundtable debate.
Allen lost the Democratic primary to Eric Lesser by about 200 votes.
Five Democrats are vying to replace outgoing Massachusetts State Senator Gale Candaras in Greater Springfield.
Massachusetts Legislative leaders this week could act on bills allowing more charter schools, reducing gun violence, and imposing new rules on super PACs.
Rural Massachusetts communities still without high speed internet may get help, as state lawmakers aim to pass a bill to pay for a final stretch of broadband.
The bill is a compromise between nurses and hospitals hashed out by Sen. Stan Rosenberg.
The state commission ruled against an objection to Eric Lesser’s candidacy over questions of his residency.
Mastroianni was nominated by President Obama to the U.S District Court in Springfield last September.
Tim Allen is challenging the residency of fellow Democrat Eric Lesser in the 1st Hampden Hampshire senate race.
Lawmakers say they don’t have a sense of how much this legislation would end up costing taxpayers or private insurers.
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About twice as many voters view Warren as more effective than Markey in a UMass poll released Thursday.
Technically, Scott Brown’s been a candidate in this race since last month, when he filed with the FEC. But Thursday night in a Portsmouth hotel ballroom, the Republican – who now lives in Rye – erased any remaining doubt.
Several special elections took place in Massachusetts on Tuesday, including in the city of Westfield.
More turnover in the western Massachusetts delegation to the state legislature may be on the horizon, as veteran Senator Gale Candaras of Wilbraham announces her future political plans Tuesday morn
The Massachusetts Senate passed a bill 37 to1 that would allow early voting and online voter registration.