Joe Kennedy III, candidate for the US House of Representatives speaks at the DNC. (Photo credit ROBYN BECK/AFP/GettyImages)

Kennedy, Bielat Win Congressional Primaries

Joseph Kennedy III, the first of his famous political family’s generation to seek elective office, defeated two little-known Democrats in Thursday’s primary in Massachusetts’ 4th Congressional District.


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6 Candidates Fight To Replace Barney Frank In Congress

Representative Barney Frank is getting ready to leave Congress after more than three decades in office. Right now there are six candidates, three Democrats and three Republicans, fighting it out to replace him.


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Mass. Pols’ Reminder: Vote Thursday, Not Tuesday

Thursday, not Tuesday, is the message being driven home by Massachusetts politicians who will go head-to-head with members of their own party in the state’s primary election on Sept. 6.


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State Primary Turnout Expected To Be Less Than 15 Percent

Secretary of State William Galvin says Massachusetts officials are preparing for the state’s first Thursday primary in more than 20 years. Galvin said on Saturday that turnout is expected to be less than 15 percent.


Rick Santorum and Mitt Romney debate on February 22, 2012 in Mesa, Arizona.  (Photo credit DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Super Tuesday: What’s At Stake And What Might Happen

Massachusetts is one of ten states involved in Super Tuesday. Here’s why it’s so important in the race for the Republican nomination.


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NH Expects 250K Ballots To Be Cast In Tuesday Primary

New Hampshire Secretary of State Bill Gardner says he expects 250,000 ballots to be cast in the highly contested Republican presidential primary on Tuesday and 75,000 on the Democratic side.


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‘Occupy The NH Primary’ Has No Plans To Interfere With Voting

Members of the Occupy New Hampshire group say they’re planning a regional gathering in the days leading up to the New Hampshire presidential primary.


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Gingrich Calls Mitt Romney “Desperate”

Mitt Romney dived into his campaign’s full-scale critique of rival Newt Gingrich, a move Gingrich backers described as a sign of panic.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/10/2011

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Conflicts Put Mass. Primary Date In Flux

The primary is currently scheduled for Sept. 6, a Thursday, and the final day of the Democratic National Convention in North Carolina.


Republican presidential candidate Gov. Rick Perry and Mitt Romney at the end of a presidential debate sponsored by CNN and The Tea Party Express. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Former Mass. Governor Mitt Romney To Attend 3 Presidential Debates In November

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney plans to attend three debates before the Thanksgiving holidays.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/05/2011