Coakley and GOP candidate Charlie Baker are in a dead heat. (AP)
David A. Fahrenthold
Coakley has learned from her botched 2010 Senate run. But there are two weeks left in her Massachusetts gubernatorial run, and it’s not going well. In a state dominated by Democrats, Coakley is neck-and-neck with her Republican opponent.
The FCC’s Ajit Pai is propagating a conspiracy theory claiming that the National Science Foundation is funding an Orwellian political surveillance program. In fact, the Truthy research project is a scientific effort to study how both political and non-political communication happens on the Internet.