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Stephen Lynch Re-Elected To Congress In Massachusetts Midterms

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

Rep. Stephen Lynch (D-Mass.) was re-elected to Congress on Tuesday. Lynch represents Massachusetts' 8th District. See more on the midterm electi...

Lawmakers Run For Charities In Boston Marathon

The Huffington Post | Sara Bondioli | Posted 04.23.2014 | Politics

Reps. Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.), Joe Kennedy (D-Mass.) and Stephen Lynch (D-Mass.) are joining the more than 36,000 registered runners in the 118th Bos...

The Youth Climate Vote: A New Force in Electoral Politics

Adam Greenberg | Posted 07.08.2013 | Green
Adam Greenberg

It has become clear that Keystone pipeline is a threat to jobs, health and safety, energy security, food and water security, smart growth, and the climate -- but that's not all it threatens: Now, Keystone XL is becoming toxic for politicians who support it.

Senate Race To Fill John Kerry's Seat Is Set

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 06.30.2013 | Politics

BOSTON -- National Republicans cheered former Navy SEAL Gabriel Gomez's Massachusetts primary victory, but Democratic Congressman Ed Markey enjoys tre...

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...

Voters Choose GOP Pick To Vie For Kerry's Senate Seat

AP | STEVE LeBLANC and BOB SALSBERG | Posted 05.01.2013 | Politics

By STEVE LeBLANC and BOB SALSBERG, The Associated Press BOSTON -- Businessman and former Navy SEAL Gabriel Gomez has won the Republican nomination ...

Voters Deciding Candidates For Big Fight

Posted 04.30.2013 | Politics

By BOB SALSBERG AND STEVE LEBLANC, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS BOSTON — Massachusetts voters on Tuesday will decide Tuesday which Republican and Democra...

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...

Kennedy Gives Endorsement In Key Senate Race

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 04.27.2013 | Politics

Caroline Kennedy -- author, attorney and daughter of the late President John F. Kennedy -- endorsed Rep. Ed Markey (D) in the race to fill Secretary o...

Polls Point One Way In Massachusetts Senate Race

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 04.26.2013 | Politics

Rep. Ed Markey continues to lead fellow Rep. Stephen Lynch in Massachusetts' Democratic primary to fill John Kerry's vacated Senate seat, recent polli...

Dem Rep Scores Big Senate Endorsement

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 04.22.2013 | Politics

Rep. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) received a big boost Sunday morning in his bid to fill Secretary of State John Kerry's U.S. Senate seat. The Boston Globe...

Rep. Lynch Backpedaling on His Support for the Keystone XL Pipeline

Jamie Henn | Posted 06.11.2013 | Politics
Jamie Henn

Lynch is running against Rep. Ed Markey in the Democratic primary for John Kerry's old Senate seat in Massachusetts. With no serious Republican candidate in the race, the primary will likely determine the election.

Dems Raise Questions About Obama Drone Program

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 04.09.2013 | Politics

Reps. Stephen Lynch and Ed Markey, who are running against each other for the Democratic nomination for U.S. Senate in Massachusetts, both raised ques...

A-Sides with Jon Chattman: Listen to Courtney Jaye and Bonzie Now; Thank Me Later

Jon Chattman | Posted 06.04.2013 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

Several things in life are obvious. Dick Butkis will never grace the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition cover. The Ropers will never use Facebook, an...

Poll Shows Dem Standing Strong In Battle For Kerry's Old Senate Seat

Reuters | Posted 05.26.2013 | Politics

BOSTON, March 26 (Reuters) - Democratic Representative Ed Markey retained the lead among the five candidates seeking the Massachusetts U.S. Senate s...

Is This Dem's Ad A Copycat?

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 03.18.2013 | Politics

Rep. Stephen Lynch (D-Mass.) on Monday released a new ad for his campaign in the Massachusetts special election for U.S. Senate. The ad touts Lynch's ...

Democratic Senate Hopeful Nabs Labor Backing

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 03.14.2013 | Politics

Rep. Ed Markey has nabbed the backing of another large labor union in his Democratic primary race for Senate against Rep. Stephen Lynch, a former labo...

Markey, Lynch Release First Ads In Massachusetts

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 03.12.2013 | Politics

Massachusetts Democratic Reps. Stephen Lynch and Ed Markey released their first ads of the Massachusetts Senate campaign Tuesday. Markey, the favor...

Dem Candidate Flip-Flops On Social Security

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 03.12.2013 | Politics

Rep. Stephen Lynch (D-Mass.), who is running in the Democratic primary for U.S. Senate in Massachusetts, released a video Monday stating that he suppo...

Poll: Ed Markey Takes The Lead

The Huffington Post | Gabrielle Dunkley | Posted 03.05.2013 | Politics

Rep. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) is in an advantageous position over Rep. Stephen Lynch (D-Mass.) in the Democratic primary for a Massachusetts special Senate...

The Pure Gall of Lynch Saying He Voted Against Health Care From the Left

Richard Kirsch | Posted 04.23.2013 | Politics
Richard Kirsch

Massachusetts Congressman and Senate candidate Stephen Lynch is scurrying around to explain away his vote against Obamacare. In fact, his opposition to Obamacare when it mattered most was the height of moral and political cowardice.

Senate Primary Gets Competitive

The Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 02.15.2013 | Politics

Massachusetts' Democratic Senate primary is shaping up to be a competitive one, according to a new poll of the race to decide who will replace Secreta...

Paul Blumenthal

Candidates Sign 'People's Pledge' To Restrict Big Money

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 02.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The two Democratic candidates running to fill Secretary of State John Kerry's Senate seat have agreed to a "People's Pledge" to keep mon...

Republican Could Rock Race To Replace Kerry

Reuters | Posted 04.07.2013 | Politics

By Scott Malone BOSTON, Feb 5 (Reuters) - A Massachusetts state representative said he will announce on Tuesday whether he will becom...

Luke Johnson

Democrats' Massachusetts Senate Plans May Be Spoiled By Labor

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 02.05.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Stephen Lynch (D-Mass.) kicked off his campaign for U.S. Senate Thursday at a South Boston union hall flanked by members from 26 un...