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Obama Packs ‘Em In For Ed Markey

Ed Markey actually gave a pretty good speech at his own rally today as an opening act for President Barack Obama; still, the congressman and […]

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Is Gomez-Markey Polling Equal To Brown-Coakley?

In the partisan conversational vortex that forms around big elections, polling interpretation is perhaps the most predictable and distorted. So it’s no surprise that, depending […]

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Gabriel Gomez’s Hidden Hispanic Vote

Ed Markey today is trotting California congressman Xavier Becerra through the East Boston Neighborhood Health Center, Hacienda Don Juan in Worcester, and Medina’s Supermarket in […]

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Massachusetts Senate Debate I: Gomez, Markey’s Altercation In Allston

Bernstein: You keep going after Markey saying he has not gotten any bills passed that he sponsored, that he’s written; and he responded by talking […]

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Obama’s Trip to Boston May Be More About 2014

President Barack Obama will reportedly make an Ed-ifying trip to Boston for Congressman Markey next week (don’t you think there has been too little punny […]

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Cook Report Throws Up Its Hands

Morale will be good tonight at the Gabriel Gomez campaign; the highly respected Cook Political Report has just changed its rating on the Massachusetts US […]

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How About Actual National Security Debate?

There’s been a lot of talk lately about US Senate candidates Gabriel Gomez and Ed Markey fighting over national security policy—but that’s not really been […]

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Gabriel Gomez Calls Ed Markey ‘Pond Scum’

At the Newton-Needham Chamber of Commerce Thursday, an NPR reporter interviewed Gabriel Gomez about his TV ad alleging that Ed Markey has compared him to Osama […]

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Here’s Your NSRC Eye-Roller of the Day

The National Republican Senatorial Committee (NRSC) put out a release today screaming that “Ed Markey is the first to violate the “People’s Pledge.”” That would […]

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The 9/11 Resolutions Gomez and Markey Are Fighting About

Gabs Gomez is out again today with a release screaming about Ed Markey’s “unconscionable” vote against two resolutions honoring 9/11 victims. I’m not sure that […]

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Why Won’t Markey Agree to Debates He’s Already Agreed to, Wonders Boston Herald

The casual Boston Herald reader might be under the impression that the newspaper never makes mistakes—that’s thanks to the sneaky way the tabloid cleans up […]

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Cooter Is Not Happy with Ed Markey

The weird incident in which Ed Markey’s campaign uninvited former Congressman and Duke’s of Hazzard actor Ben Jones from performing with his band at a fundraiser is undoubtedly […]

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Confederate Flags Are Your Massachusetts Senate Issue of the Day

Winning the award for most random political issue in the campaign today is … the Confederate flag. Ah yes, the old red and blue banner […]

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The Massachusetts Senate Polls Are Sending Mixed Signals

The two newest polls in the special Senate race are sending us some serious mixed messages about the state of Democrat Ed Markey’s lead over […]

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Nate Silver Thinks Gabriel Gomez Is Losing Bigtime

By focusing only on how this Senate race compares to the 2010 special election that put Scott Brown in office, we risk ignoring all the […]