With less than two days to go to the primary election for the U.S. Senate seat vacated by John Kerry, all five candidates are shaking hands and holding rallies across the state.
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The three Republicans running in the state’s U.S. Senate special election have sparred in their first debate of the campaign.
The UMass Lowell-Boston Herald poll found Markey ahead of fellow Democrat Stephen Lynch by more than 29 percentage points among potential Democratic primary voters.
Democratic Congressmen Stephen Lynch and Ed Markey have agreed to six debates in their race for the Massachusetts U.S. Senate special election nomination to replace John Kerry.
Carl Stanley McGee declined an offer Wednesday to serve as acting executive director over an old allegation of child sexual abuse.