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Scott Brown. (Photo credit MOLLY RILEY/AFP/Getty Images)

Brown To Start New Hampshire Senate Bid Thursday

Republican Scott Brown is officially kicking off his campaign for New Hampshire’s U.S. Senate seat on Thursday.

04/07/2014

U.S. Rep. Joseph Kennedy (Credit: Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Rep. Joe Kennedy Kicking Off Re-Election Bid

Massachusetts U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy is kicking off his re-election campaign.

04/05/2014

The U.S. Supreme Court. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Behind The Mic With Joe Mathieu: Supreme Court Welcomes More Money In Politics

WBZ NewsRadio 1030′s Joe Mathieu looks at a story that makes people hate politics.

04/03/2014

John Connolly and Marty Walsh at the WBZ debate, Oct. 15, 2013 (Photo by Peter Casey)

Walsh-Connolly Most Expensive Mayor’s Race In State History

The race to replace Boston Mayor Thomas Menino has turned out to be the most expensive mayoral contest in Massachusetts history.

04/01/2014

Marty Walsh. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Boston Mayor Marty Walsh

The tragic loss of two Boston firefighters and the future of casinos in Massachusetts, were some of the topics discussed with Jon Keller

03/30/2014

Joe Biden kisses a 101-year-old woman while in New Hampshire. (White House/Pool Photo)

Biden, Possible ’16 Hopeful, Promotes Jobs In NH

Biden joined Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez at Nashua’s New Hampshire Works Center during an afternoon swing, which was Biden’s first appearance in the state since the last presidential contest.

03/25/2014

Ted Kennedy Jr. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Ted Kennedy Jr. Considering Run For Conn. State Senate

Ted Kennedy Jr., who has been mentioned as a possible political candidate for years, says he’s considering a run for the state Senate in Connecticut.

03/25/2014

Charlie Baker addresses delegates at the Mass. GOP convention. (WBZ-TV)

Baker Narrowly Avoids Contested GOP Primary For Governor

Delegates to the Republican state convention strongly backed Charlie Baker for their party’s gubernatorial nomination on Saturday, and conservative tea party member Mark Fisher just barely missed receiving enough support to force a contested GOP primary.

03/22/2014

Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (Photo by Allison Shelley/Getty Images)

NH Sen. Jeanne Shaheen Urges Brown To Sign ‘People’s Pledge’

U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen is talking about her re-election bid for the first time since Scott Brown said he is a possible contender.

03/18/2014

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Do Candidates For Governor Have Charisma?

St. Patrick’s Day weekend was a golden opportunity for politicians to showcase their personality at lighthearted political events.

03/17/2014

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Most Popular Local Political Stories Of 2012

Here are some of the most popular local political stories of 2012.

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