Special Election

Capitol Hill

Republican Cohasset Businessman Considers Senate Run

Secretary of State William Galvin’s office confirmed Monday that a representative for Cohasset businessman Gabriel Gomez requested nomination papers.


Rep. Stephen Lynch

Stephen Lynch Says No Decision Yet On Run For Kerry’s Senate Seat

Congressman Stephen Lynch says he hasn’t made up his mind yet about a run for John Kerry’s U.S. Senate seat if Kerry is confirmed as Secretary of State.



Mike Capuano Not Running For Senate

Congressman Mike Capuano says he’s not going to run for John Kerry’s Senate seat, if Kerry is confirmed as Secretary of State.


Rep. Ed Markey. (Photo by Paul Morigi/Getty Images)

Kerry, Vicki Kennedy Throw Support Behind Rep. Markey For Senate

Senator John Kerry has chosen the man he hopes will take over his senate seat if he’s confirmed as the next U.S. Secretary of State.


Rep. Ed Markey. (Photo by Paul Morigi/Getty Images)

Ed Markey To Run For John Kerry’s Senate Seat

Congressman Ed Markey is the first Democrat to announce his candidacy for the U.S. Senate seat to be vacated if and when John Kerry is confirmed as Secretary of State.


President Barack Obama announces Senator John Kerry as his choice for the next Secretary of State on December 21, 2012. (Photo credit MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Kerry Nomination Has Mass. Preparing For Likelihood Of Another Senate Race

assachusetts voters weary from one of the nation’s costliest and most divisive U.S. Senate races are all but certain to find themselves thrown back into another tumultuous election.


Governor Deval Patrick

Gov. Patrick: No Decisions On Who Would Fill Sen. Kerry’s Seat

Gov. Deval Patrick says he hasn’t reached out to anyone about temporarily filling Sen. John Kerry’s seat if President Obama taps Kerry to serve as secretary of state.

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Sen. John Kerry. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: (If Kerry Goes) Matt Damon Vs Bobby Orr For Senate?

If John Kerry leaves, really, anyone in the country could take a flyer on the special election.


Senator Scott Brown. (Photo by Jim Lo Scalzo/CBS via Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: What’s Next For Brown, Romney, Patrick?

Let’s start with Sen. Scott Brown, who gave a notably gracious and upbeat concession speech Tuesday night, and may well just keep right on running.


Tito Jackson or Cornell Mills will replace Chuck Turner (above) in a special election on Tuesday.

Jackson, Mills On Ballot To Replace Turner In Special Election

It’s back to the polls for voters in the Boston City Council district previously held by Chuck Turner.