Transportation Bill Prompts Rare Weekend Session On Beacon HillThe Senate plans a rare weekend session to consider the latest version of a bill that would pump more money into the state's aging and debt-ridden transportation system.
Gov. Patrick Threatens Veto Of Transportation Plan Gov. Deval Patrick derided a $500 million transportation financing plan offered by legislative leaders as a "fiscal shell game," and said he would veto the bill if it reached his desk in its current form.
Keller @ Large: Kirsten Hughes, Mass. GOP ChairJon Keller spoke with Kirsten Hughes, Chair of the Massachusetts Republican Party about the candidates in the special Senate election.
Lynch, Markey Launch First TV Ads Of U.S. Senate Campaign Massachusetts TV viewers faced a new onslaught of political ads as the U.S. Senate special election campaign kicked into high gear on Tuesday.
GOP Senate Hopefuls Turning In Required SingaturesRepublican U.S. Senate candidate Michael Sullivan has delivered voter signatures to the Massachusetts Secretary of State's office.
GOP Senate Hopeful Gabriel Gomez Kicks Off Campaign Cohasset businessman Gabriel Gomez formally launched his U.S. Senate bid Thursday.
Mass. Voters To Face Contested US Senate PrimariesMassachusetts voters heading to the polls on primary day in this year's special U.S. Senate election will find something that was missing from last year's Senate race — a choice of candidates.
Mass. Democrats Agree To 6 Senate DebatesDemocratic Congressmen Stephen Lynch and Ed Markey have agreed to six debates in their race for the Massachusetts U.S. Senate special election nomination to replace John Kerry.
NightSide - Congressman Stephen Lynch Is In StudioFrom Congress to the Senate.
Exclusive: Senator John Kerry's Exit InterviewAt a stop at Holy Cross in Worcester, Paula Ebben spoke with Kerry who was preparing to be sworn in as the 68th Secretary of State. He says the challenges will be enormous.
In Senate Farewell, Kerry Speaks Of Need To ListenThe five-term Massachusetts Democrat was emotional at times during a speech on the Senate floor as he discussed the importance of listening and of cooperation.
Frank Issues Terse Statement On Cowan Senate AppointmentOne person disappointed by Gov. Deval Patrick’s decision to name Mo Cowan as interim U.S. Senator is former Congressman Barney Frank.
Scott Brown 'Leaning Strongly' Toward Senate BidGOP officials close to Scott Brown report that the former Republican senator is "leaning strongly toward running" in the special election to replace Massachusetts Sen. John Kerry.
Kerry Confirmation Hearing Set For Next WeekA Senate panel will hold a hearing on the nomination of Sen. John Kerry to be the next secretary of state on Jan. 24.
Mike Capuano Not Running For SenateCongressman Mike Capuano says he's not going to run for John Kerry's Senate seat, if Kerry is confirmed as Secretary of State.