WORCESTER (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton is coming to Massachusetts to campaign for Democratic U.S. Senate hopeful Edward Markey.

Clinton is scheduled to attend a rally with Markey on Saturday at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is also expected to attend.

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Markey faces Republican Gabriel Gomez in the June 25 special election to fill the Senate seat left vacant when John Kerry became Secretary of State.

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Clinton, still a popular figure in the Democratic Party, is among a list of high-profile Democrats lending their support to Markey. President Barack Obama stumped for him Wednesday.

Gomez, meanwhile, has what he is calling a Latino Town Hall planned for Saturday in Southbridge. It’s one of a series of town halls leading up to election day.

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