Interim Senator

Sen. Mo Cowan was sworn in Thursday. (Photo courtesy of the Office of Sen. William “Mo” Cowan)

Mo Cowan Sworn In As Interim U.S. Senator

William “Mo” Cowan of Massachusetts is the Senate’s newest member.


Governor Deval Patrick appoints William “Mo” Cowan as interim Senator. (Photo: Eric Haynes / Governor’s Office)

Patrick Names Mo Cowan As Interim Massachusetts Senator

Governor Deval Patrick has chosen his former Chief of Staff to fill John Kerry’s Senate seat until a special election is held in June.


Barney Frank (Photo credit KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Frank Issues Terse Statement On Cowan Senate Appointment

One person disappointed by Gov. Deval Patrick’s decision to name Mo Cowan as interim U.S. Senator is former Congressman Barney Frank.


Barney Frank (Photo credit SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: Barney Frank Interim Senator? Doubtful

Barney Frank for interim senator? In politics, you never say never. But I doubt it.