Thanks to candidate Evan Falchuk gaining 3 percent of the vote, the United Independent Party joins Democrats and Republicans as Massachusetts political parties.
A contested Republican primary for Massachusetts governor is looking increasingly likely.
President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul is coming under renewed attack as some of the nation’s leading conservatives gather for a New Hampshire summit thick with presidential implications.
Delegates to the Republican state convention strongly backed Charlie Baker for their party’s gubernatorial nomination on Saturday, and conservative tea party member Mark Fisher just barely missed receiving enough support to force a contested GOP primary.
Less than a year from now, voters head to the polls for the 2014 midterm elections.
Mitt Romney is scheduled to attend an August fundraiser for the New Hampshire GOP. It’s the first time the 2012 Republican presidential nominee will headline a political fundraiser since his November loss.
There’s now less than a month to go until primary voters nominate candidates for the U.S. Senate seat here in Massachusetts.
A letter to Governor Patrick lobbying for the interim Senate appointment has landed one of the Republicans now seeking that office in political trouble.
The three Republicans running in Massachusetts’ special U.S. Senate election are preparing for their first debate, while U.S. Reps. Stephen Lynch and Edward Markey are challenging each on the Democratic side.
Norfolk state Rep. Dan Winslow emerged as the winner of the Massachusetts Republican Party’s first straw poll in the U.S. Senate race.