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John Kerry Senate Seat

Conservatives Skeptical Of GOP Candidate's Chances

AP | Posted 05.06.2013 | Politics

BY STEVE PEOPLES, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Republican Senate candidate Gabriel Gomez is on his own — at least for now. National Republican allies,...

Dem Rep Wins Primary For Kerry's Senate Seat

AP | STEVE LeBLANC and BOB SALSBERG | Posted 06.30.2013 | Politics

BOSTON — Democratic U.S. Rep. Edward Markey and Republican former Navy SEAL Gabriel Gomez won their party primaries on Tuesday, setting up a rac...

Attacks Derail Contentious Senate Race

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 04.29.2013 | Politics

BOSTON -- Even before the explosions, polling suggested that Massachusetts voters weren't excited about the looming special election to replace former...

Another Republican Says No To Contentious Race

AP | Posted 04.06.2013 | Politics

BOSTON — Former Massachusetts Gov. William Weld says he will not run in the special election to succeed John Kerry in the U.S. Senate. The Repu...

Scott Brown Reportedly 'Leaning Strongly' Towards Senate Bid

Posted 01.30.2013 | Politics

Former Sen. Scott Brown (R-Mass.) is likely to run in the upcoming special election to replace outgoing Sen. John Kerry (D-Mass.), the Associated Pres...

'The Atmosphere Would Be Completely Different'

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 03.14.2013 | Politics

BOSTON — Scott Brown was a little-known Republican state senator who shocked Massachusetts Democrats three years ago by winning a U.S. Senate se...

Jason Cherkis

Barney Frank's Senate Bid Gets Online Push

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Cherkis | Posted 01.09.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Rep. Barney Frank has gained the backing of two of the most influential online progressive groups in his bid to be appointed to S...