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Mass. Voters Back Paid Sick Time Mandate

Voters have approved a ballot question that supporters say will give Massachusetts the nation’s strongest requirement for providing paid sick time to workers.

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Buddy Cianci. (WBZ-TV)

Cianci Loses To Elorza In Providence Mayor’s Race

Former Providence mayor and two-time felon Buddy Cianci has lost his comeback bid to Democrat Jorge Elorza.

11/04/2014

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Mass. Voters Reject Measure To Expand Bottle Deposit Law

Massachusetts voters have turned down a proposal calling for the first expansion of the state’s bottle-deposit law since it took effect more than three decades ago.

11/04/2014

U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (WBZ-TV)

Shaheen Defeats Scott Brown, Keeps US Senate Seat

New Hampshire’s Democratic U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen has defeated Republican challenger Scott Brown to win a second term and block his return to Washington from a second state.

11/04/2014

Maggie Hassan. (Credit: Maggie Hassan Website)

Hassan Tops Havenstein To Win 2nd Term As NH Governor

Democratic New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan has defeated Republican businessman Walt Havenstein to win a second term.

11/04/2014

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Election Investigator Assaulted In New Hampshire

An assistant state attorney general says one of the office’s investigators was assaulted when he was looking into a voter challenge in Newmarket.

11/04/2014

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Democratic US Sen. Edward Markey Wins Re-Election

Democrat Edward Markey has been elected to a full six-year term in the U.S. Senate representing Massachusetts.

11/04/2014

A voter enters the voting booth at Bishop Leo E. O'Neil Youth Center November 4, 2014 in Manchester, New Hampshire. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

NH Secretary Of State: Voters Could Break Midterm Turnout Record

Secretary of State Bill Gardner says data from polling places shows that the state could see “the highest number of voters in a midterm election.”

11/04/2014

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Keller @ Large: Don’t Be Part Of The Problem – Vote

It’s a beautiful day out there, perfect for dropping by your local polling place to cast your vote.

11/04/2014

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Voters Guide For Midterm Elections In Massachusetts

Here are some of the highlights for Tuesday’s elections.

11/04/2014

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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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