Post Politics: Massachusetts


Posted at 03:12 PM ET, 01/15/2013

Rep. Capuano won't run for Kerry's seat

The congressman becomes the latest hopeful to bow out of a challenge to Rep. Ed Markey in the Democratic primary.

By Aaron Blake  |  03:12 PM ET, 01/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ed Markey, John Kerry, Massachusetts, Michael Capuano, Scott Brown, special election

Posted at 12:06 PM ET, 11/07/2012

Voters reject green energy, other issues

Voters rejected ballot measures related to green energy, cigarette taxes and food labels.

By Caitlin Dewey  |  12:06 PM ET, 11/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  california, cigarette tax, death with dignity, green energy, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, New Hampshire, prop 37, referendum

Posted at 10:08 PM ET, 11/06/2012

AP: Massachusetts approves medical marijuana

AP reports that Massachusetts voters approve the use of medical marijuana.

By Allen McDuffee  |  10:08 PM ET, 11/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2012, Massachusetts, Medical Marijuana

Posted at 04:19 PM ET, 10/31/2012

The most low-key campaign ad ever

One candidate has shelved the political message in his latest ad for the lapping waves of a beach.

By David Beard  |  04:19 PM ET, 10/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Massachusetts

Posted at 11:10 PM ET, 09/17/2012

New poll finds Warren slightly ahead of Brown in Mass. Senate race

New poll finds Warren slightly ahead of Brown in Mass. Senate race

By Karen Tumulty  |  11:10 PM ET, 09/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, Campaign 2012, Elizabeth Warren, Massachusetts Senate race, Scott Brown