U.S. Rep. John Tierney and challenger Richard Tisei butted heads on health care, gun control and the controversy surrounding the illegal gambling business operated by Tierney’s brothers-in-law.
There will be several debates coming up between incumbent Democratic Congressman John Tierney and Republican challenger Richard Tisei, and the issue of Tierney’s wife being sent to prison briefly on gambling charges will most likely come up.
Body language, the non-verbal communication that candidates put out may determine who wins a close election.
Rep. John Tierney said his two brothers-in-law were attempting to “blame anyone but themselves” for their legal problems, and he maintained that he had done nothing dishonest.
Rep. John Tierney’s brother-in-law says the congressman knew all about the illegal gambling operation.
A brother-in-law of U.S. Rep. John Tierney blasted him on Thursday after being sentenced to three years in federal prison for his role in an illegal offshore gambling business that led to charges against Tierney’s wife.
My longstanding policy has been to not take internal campaign polling seriously unless the campaign releases the entire poll for examination. But now, the campaign of Richard Tisei has done just that.
It’s been 18 years since Massachusetts elected a Republican to the U.S. House, but that may change in November. Jon Keller is at large.
A brother-in-law of Massachusetts U.S. Rep. John Tierney has been found guilty of racketeering in a federal court trial.
The map, which won final approval in the House and Senate, is now awaiting Democratic Gov. Deval Patrick’s signature.