ELECTION 2018

Businessman Ned Lamont says he’s filing paperwork today in a bid for the Democratic nomination for governor of Connecticut.

Mass. Primary Elections Set For Sept. 4

Jan 9, 2018
Secretary of State William Galvin picked Sept. 4 as the 2018 state primary date, after accepting public comments and consulting with the House speaker and Senate president.
Sam Doran / State House News Service

Massachusetts will hold its state primary elections on Tuesday, Sept. 4, the day after the Labor Day holiday.

Outside a Massachusetts polling place.
Robin Lubbock / WBUR

Massachusetts lawmakers have their work cut out for them as they try to negotiate a final criminal justice bill.

Massachusetts voters appear to want to significantly change the way the state’s tax burden is shared.

A new WBUR poll (topline resultscrosstabs) finds three proposed 2018 statewide ballot initiatives are enjoying overwhelming support from Massachusetts voters. The live telephone poll was conducted by the MassINC Polling Group for WBUR.