2014 Gubernatorial Election

Trial Set For GOP Hopeful’s Lawsuit Against Party

April 24, 2014

BOSTON — A Superior Court judge has allowed a lawsuit to go forward against the Massachusetts Republican party that was brought by a candidate for governor who is challenging the results of a state party convention vote that denied him a spot on the September primary ballot.

Independent Candidate For Governor McCormick Taps Running Mate

April 24, 2014

BOSTON — Independent candidate for governor Jeff McCormick has named Tracy Post, a member of the Board of Selectmen in Yarmouth, to be his running mate.

Coakley 1st To Submit Signatures For Governor

April 23, 2014

BOSTON — Campaign officials say Democratic gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley will turn in more than 13,000 certified signatures to earn a spot on the September primary ballot.

Coakley Pays $24,000 To Settle Campaign Violations

April 17, 2014

BOSTON — Attorney General Martha Coakley’s campaign committee has agreed to pay nearly $18,000 to charity as part of an agreement with campaign regulators over payments made with federal committee funds.

Grossman Debates Head Of Mass. Gun Lobby

April 17, 2014

BOSTON — Massachusetts Treasurer Steve Grossman has faced off against the head of the state’s gun rights lobby in a debate meant to highlight what Grossman says is Attorney General Martha Coakley’s failure to embrace tougher gun control.

Women's Groups Target New England Gubernatorial Races

April 10, 2014
Three female candidates in New England, from left: In Massachusetts, Martha Coakley has a sizeable lead in early polling; in New Hampshire, Maggie Hassan is favored to win re-election; and in Rhode Island, Gina Raimondo is running neck-and-neck for the Democratic nomination. (AP)

BOSTON — With just one female Democratic governor in the country, activists are focused on the New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Rhode Island races.

New Poll Shows Coakley With Strong Lead In Gov. Race

April 09, 2014

BOSTON — The Western New England Polling Institute survey showed Attorney General Martha Coakley holding a 29-point lead over Republican Charlie Baker.

Grossman Keeps Fundraising Lead In Governor’s Race

April 08, 2014

BOSTON — State Treasurer Steven Grossman is maintaining a hefty fundraising lead over his fellow Democratic candidates for governor.

Grossman Asks Business Leaders To Back Early Education

April 03, 2014

BOSTON — The state treasurer and Democratic gubernatorial candidate asked business leaders to throw their financial clout behind a universal prekindergarten program for all children in the state.

Falchuk Names Running Mate In Gov. Race

April 02, 2014
Evan Falchuk is an independent candidate for governor from Newton. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR)

BOSTON — The independent candidate has selected Angus Jennings as his running mate.

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