Veteran U.S. Rep. Edward Markey has won the Democratic nomination to run in Massachusetts’ special election for the U.S. Senate seat previously held by John Kerry.
Businessman and former Navy SEAL Gabriel Gomez on Tuesday won the Republican nomination to run in the state’s special election for the U.S. Senate seat previously held by John Kerry.
Today is Senate primary voting day in Massachusetts, the day when we choose the candidates who will be on the ballot in June, with the winner likely representing us in the Senate for years to come.
The race to fill Secretary of State John Kerry’s former Senate seat has been overshadowed by the Boston Marathon bombings. A light turnout is expected Tuesday.
The state’s top elections official says fewer than one in five registered voters in Massachusetts could cast ballots in the U.S. Senate primaries.
House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi isn’t saying which Democratic candidate she prefers in the party’s primary in Massachusetts special U.S. Senate election.