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Massachusetts Senate Election

Senate Race Draws Political Heavyweights

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 08.07.2013 | Politics

BOSTON — Democrats are dispatching a lineup of political heavyweights to Massachusetts, backed by a river of outside money, to head off the poss...

Republican Does About-Face On Senate Run

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 02.20.2013 | Politics

Sean Bielat said Wednesday that he would not run for the special election for U.S. Senate in Massachusetts, six days after news broke that he had file...

Dem Decides Against Running For John Kerry's Seat

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.15.2013 | Politics

Rep. Michael Capuano (D-Mass.), who came in second to Martha Coakley in the 2009 Democratic primary to fill the late Sen. Ted Kennedy's seat, announce...

Pelosi: Scott Brown's Remarks Show He's Clueless About Women

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.09.2011 | Politics

House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi said on Sunday morning that recent comments Sen. Scott Brown (R-Mass.) made about Democratic Senate rival Elizabe...

Scott Brown Does Damage Control On Controversial Remarks About Elizabeth Warren

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.08.2011 | Politics

Republican U.S. Sen. Scott Brown of Massachusetts says he was "joking" when he said "Thank God" Democratic rival Elizabeth Warren didn't take her clot...

Sam Stein

All Tied Up: Coakley And Brown Matched At 48 Percent In Latest Poll

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

EDITOR'S NOTE: The story below includes references to polling conducted by the firm Research 2000. The reliability and accuracy of Research 2000's pol...

Bankers Spent Big Bucks On Scott Brown Campaign

The Boston Globe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In a six-day span just before the US Senate election, Republican Scott Brown collected nearly $450,000 from donors who work at financial companies, a ...

Congressman Engel's Passionate Response to the State of the Union

Kathleen Wells, J.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kathleen Wells, J.D.

Congressman Engel (D-NY) has been a member of the U.S House of Representatives for 22 years. He serves on the Energy and Commerce Committee, includin...

What the Healthcare Debacle Says About Our Country

Carlos A. Ball | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Carlos A. Ball

The healthcare debate sadly shows that in this country we are unable to get beyond a "what's in it for me" mentality that limits and diminishes us as a nation. But perhaps I just need to get with the program.

Ryan Grim

Geithner, Summers Eclipsed As White House Changes Posture

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rolling out his new, more aggressive approach to Wall Street, President Obama turned to some advisers who hadn't been seen much in the past year. Stan...