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5 New GOP Governors Could Undercut Medicaid Expansion

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 11.07.2014 | Politics

The Republican wave at the polls Tuesday didn't just give the GOP more power to obstruct Obamacare in Congress and block Medicaid expansion in more th...

Dave Jamieson

Democrats Had Winning Issues, Just Not Winning Candidates

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 11.07.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- If American voters want to see the minimum wage raised, they sure have a funny way of showing it. Binding ballot initiatives that wou...

Baker TKTK

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

Republican Charlie Baker won his bid for governor of Massachusetts on Tuesday, Fox News and ABC News projected. Baker faced Massachusetts Attorney ...

Martha Coakley Loses Election For Massachusetts Governor

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

Martha Coakley lost her bid for governor of Massachusetts on Tuesday, Fox News and ABC News projected. Coakley has served as the state's attorney g...

Massachusetts Governor Election Results: Martha Coakley Loses To Charlie Baker

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

Republican Charlie Baker was elected governor of Massachusetts on Tuesday, Fox News and ABC News project. Incumbent Gov. Deval Patrick (D) decided ...

Laura Bassett

GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Calls Female Reporter 'Sweetheart'

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 09.24.2014 | Politics

Charlie Baker, the Republican gubernatorial candidate in Massachusetts, called a female reporter "sweetheart" while dismissing her question about dome...

Martha Coakley Slams GOP Opponent For Wavering On Roger Goodell

The Huffington Post | Alex Lazar | Posted 09.19.2014 | Politics

Massachusetts Attorney General and Democratic gubernatorial nominee Martha Coakley blasted her GOP opponent, Charlie Baker, in a video released Friday...

Good News For Coakley

Reuters | Posted 11.17.2014 | Politics

BOSTON, Sept 17 (Reuters) - Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley, a Democrat, leads Republican businessman Charlie Baker in the state's gov...

Immoral, Infamous, Scandalous and Notoriously Disgraceful

Charles Francis | Posted 11.09.2014 | Gay Voices
Charles Francis

In 1971, a young man was wrongfully terminated from his job with the federal government. And his termination was not based on poor performance. Rather, Charlie Baker was fired from his job with the NBS simply because he was gay.

Republican Could Pose Threat To Dem

Reuters | Posted 09.17.2014 | Politics

BOSTON, July 18 (Reuters) - A Republican former hospital executive has pulled into a statistical tie with Massachusetts' Democratic attorney general...

In Massachusetts, Bush and Baker Ignore Threat of Climate Change

Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz | Posted 09.01.2014 | Politics
Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Jeb Bush claimed, "I'm a skeptic. I'm not a scientist." This mentality is a fundamental misunderstanding of how a representative democracy works. As elected officials, we aren't expected to be experts on every issue. However, we are responsible for making decisions based on the best available information.

Dem Candidate Asks Feds To Review GOP Opponent's Business Practices

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 05.15.2014 | Politics

A Democrat running to be Massachusetts' governor asked federal securities regulators Thursday to look into an opponents' work with a venture capital f...

Chris Christie And GOP Candidate Caught In Sketchy Sequence

Pando | Posted 05.09.2014 | Politics

Yet, despite all of these laws and rules, Pando has discovered evidence that Gov. Chris Christie’s administration awarded a public pension contract ...

Martha Coakley Goes On The Attack In Massachusetts Governor's Race

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Massachusetts Democratic gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley, the state attorney general, hit Republican candidate Charlie Baker Monday on the issu...

Hillary Clinton's Shadow Campaign

POLITICO | Maggie Haberman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Publicly, Hillary Clinton insists she’s many months away from a decision about her political future. But a shadow campaign on her behalf has neverth...

Wealthy Business Executives Eye Political Races

AP | THOMAS BEAUMONT | Posted 11.16.2013 | Politics

CHICAGO — He has never been elected to anything, not even "student council in high school," as he boasts. He has little patience for schmoozing....

Brown Won't Run For Governor

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 08.22.2013 | Politics

Former Sen. Scott Brown (R-Mass.) announced that he will not run for governor of Massachusetts on CBS Boston's NightSide Wednesday evening. "I've d...

Brown Leaves Door Open For 2014

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 08.08.2013 | Politics

Former Sen. Scott Brown (R-Mass.) did not rule out a 2014 run for governor but praised the man who could be his primary opponent, Charlie Baker, speak...

Look Back in Anger

D. R. Tucker | Posted 04.07.2012 | Politics
D. R. Tucker

The conservative template of attacking Obama with unrelenting invective was also created here in the Bay State, and used against Deval Patrick. I should know. I helped create that template.

MA-Gov: 46% Patrick (D), 44% Baker (R), 6% Cahill (I) (Rasmussen 10/27)

Huffington Post | Adam Carlson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rasmussen 10/27/10; 750 likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: Automated phone (Rasmussen release) Massachusetts 2010 Governor 46% Patrick (D), 44%...

MA-Gov: 46% Patrick (D), 39% Baker (R) (Suffolk 10/25-27)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Suffolk University for 7News 10/25-27/10; 500 likely voters, 4.4% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews Suffolk release Massachusetts 2010...

MA-Gov: 43% Patrick (D), 39% Baker (R) (UNH 10/22)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UNH, for Boston Globe 10/17-22/10; 519 Likely voters, 4.3% margin of error Mode: Live phone interview (UNH PDF) Massachusetts 2010 Governor 43% Patr...

MA-Gov: 44% Patrick (D), 36% Baker (R), 8% Cahill (I) (WNEC 10/16-21)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Western New England College 10/16-21/10; 400 likely voters, 5% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews WNEC release Massachusetts 2010 Gover...

Massachusetts Governor Election 2010: Predict The Winner! (POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Who will be the next Massachusetts Governor? Democrat Deval Patrick, Republican Charlie Baker and Independent Tim Cahill face off on Nov. 2, and we'd...

MA-Gov: 42% Baker (R), 35% Patrick (D) (Baker 10/13)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Public Opinion Strategies, for Baker campaign 10/11-13/10; 800 likely voters, 3.46% margin of error Mode: Automated phone (Boston Globe article) Mass...