Authored by Mathew Helman on Friday, Nov 15, 2013
Massachusetts has seen some important political races recently, including last year's Brown-Warren U.S. Senate race (was that just last year?!), this spring's special U.S. Senate election to succeed Secretary of State John Kerry, and the campaign to be Boston's first...
Authored by Mathew Helman on Monday, Oct 28, 2013
[Cross-posted on Blue Mass Group.] News broke today that Republican Richard Tisei, the GOP's failed nominee for Lieutenant Governor in 2010 and the GOP's failed nominee for the 6th district Congressional seat in 2012, has filed paperwork to move forward...
Authored by Mathew Helman on Wednesday, Oct 16, 2013
[Cross-posted on Blue Mass Group.] This morning, Republican candidate for Governor Charlie Baker appeared on the Boston Herald Radio program "Morning Meeting." Among the issues discussed, Baker highlighted his apparent opposition to raising the minimum wage (beginning at the 1:17:02...
Republican Charlie Baker Refuses to Place Blame for Shutdown with Speaker John Boehner and Tea Party Republicans
Authored by Mathew Helman on Thursday, Oct 3, 2013
[Cross-posted on Blue Mass Group.] Republican Charlie Baker, the GOP nominee for Governor of Massachusetts in 2010 and a candidate for Governor in 2014, released a statement on the shutdown of the federal government. Here it is in full (hat...
Authored by Mathew Helman on Thursday, Sep 12, 2013
[Cross-posted on Blue Mass Group.] Republican Charlie Baker's failed 2010 gubernatorial campaign fell short for a number of reasons. It has been highlighted that Baker was found to be too harshly negative as well as too boring. Adding to that...