Democratic gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley and Republican nominee Charlie Baker are both pledging support for the extension of commuter rail to the state’s south coast region, but differ on what it would take to pay for the project.
Whether you like to count down by weeks, days or hours, the window for a game-changing moment or an “October surprise” is rapidly closing for candidates across Massachusetts.
This idea cuts across more demographics groups than a vision focused on growth without regard to equity.
The governor’s race kicked into high gear this week with two national political heavyweights hitting the campaign trail.
Nearly every political poll shows the race for governor of Massachusetts is essentially tied, which means Democrats and Republicans are scrambling to find an edge as election day creeps closer.
Democratic candidate for Massachusetts governor Martha Coakley is hoping her campaign will get a boost from a visit by former President Bill Clinton.
Our interactive of our latest WBUR poll, by The MassINC Polling Group.
Attorney General Martha Coakley says if elected governor she’ll tap two former Democratic rivals — Don Berwick and Juliette Kayyem — to head a new council to study emergency preparedness in Massachusetts.
Democrat Martha Coakley leads Republican Charlie Baker 42-39 in the Massachusetts governor’s race, according to a new WBUR weekly tracking poll.