Massachusetts Treasurer Steve Grossman faced off against the state’s gun lobby director in an informal debate Thursday meant to highlight what the Democratic candidate for governor says is the failure of a party primary opponent — Attorney General Martha Coakley — to embrace tougher gun control.
State lawmakers are considering ways to keep lottery winnings from being used for criminal activity.
After decades as a largely behind-the-scenes Democratic power broker, Steven Grossman gained his first personal political victory in 2010 when he was elected Massachusetts treasurer. Four years later, the Newton resident is banking on liberal values, deep party ties and fundraising prowess to propel him into the governor’s office.
Costly airfares, luxury hotels and expensive meals out on the town; the cost of the state’s Gaming Commission is adding up.
Former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean has endorsed Treasurer Steve Grossman in his campaign for Massachusetts governor, calling the candidate a “bold progressive leader.”
Massachusetts state Treasurer Steve Grossman says his second campaign for governor has more than $1 million in the bank at the beginning of February.
The 2014 Massachusetts’ gubernatorial race was one of the topics WBZ-TV political analyst Jon Keller covered Sunday.
The Massachusetts State Lottery posted a near-record profit for the state fiscal year from July 2012 to July 2013.
Democrats from across Massachusetts gathered Saturday for their annual convention in Lowell to set a party platform, yet the real focus was on potential candidates for next year’s governor’s race.
State Sen. Dan Wolf has become the third Democrat to officially enter the 2014 race for governor in Massachusetts.