Martha Coakley and Charlie Baker. (Photo by Peter Casey - WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Candidates Pitch Voters In Final Hours Of Race

The candidates seeking to succeed Democratic Gov. Deval Patrick made their final pitches to voters in the closing hours of the campaign on Monday, while also taking time to attend the funeral for longtime Boston Mayor Thomas Menino.

11/03/2014

Charlie Baker and Martha Coakley at the WBZ-TV debate, Oct. 7, 2014. (WBZ-TV)

Baker, Coakley Make Closing Arguments To Voters Before Election Day

Democrat Martha Coakley and Republican Charlie Baker made their final pitches to voters on Monday.

11/03/2014

Martha Coakley and Charlie Baker. (Photo by Peter Casey - WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Coakley, Baker Make Final Push For Votes

Republican Charlie Baker and Democrat Martha Coakley spent Sunday searching high and low for undecided voters — from church pews to tailgate parties — as the hours ticked down to Election Day.

11/02/2014

Charlie Baker and Martha Coakley at the WBZ-TV debate, Oct. 7, 2014. (WBZ-TV)

Baker, Coakley Work To Get Out The Vote Before Election

Republican Charlie Baker and Democrat Martha Coakley revved up their get-out-the-vote engines Saturday as the tight race to succeed Democratic Gov. Deval Patrick neared its end.

11/01/2014

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New WBZ-TV-UMass Amherst Poll Shows Coakley, Baker In Dead Heat

A new WBZ/UMass Amherst poll shows the 2014 race for governor is locked in a dead heat.

10/31/2014

Charlie Baker choking up during Tuesday night’s debate. (Image credit: Boston Media Consortium)

Coakley Challenges Baker On Tearful Fisherman Story

Coakley said Baker should answer “legitimate questions” about a story that nearly brought him to tears as he told it about a rueful fisherman.

10/31/2014

Charlie Baker choking up during Tuesday night’s debate. (Image credit: Boston Media Consortium)

Keller @ Large: The Politics Of Baker’s Emotional Display

The question is, will undecided voters see this episode as a determining factor in their decision?

10/30/2014

Thomas F. O'Connor, Jr. and his wife Martha Coakley. (WBZ-TV)

Governor’s Race: At Home With Martha Coakley

WBZ-TV’s Lisa Hughes speaks with Martha Coakley and her husband about the governor’s race.

10/29/2014

Jon Keller with the 5 candidates for Mass. governor - Charlie Baker, Martha Coakley, Evan Falchuk, Scott Lively and Jeff McCormick. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Long Live Debates

I’d like to see more debate in our political culture, both in and out of campaign season, not less.

10/29/2014

Martha Coakley and Charlie Baker. (Photo by Peter Casey - WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Baker, Coakley Wrangle Over Issues In Final Debate

Charlie Baker and Martha Coakley made their final pitches to voters in the governor’s race on Tuesday.

10/29/2014

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