This fall, Massachusetts will elect a new governor to succeed Deval Patrick. See below for brief bios of Democratic nominee Martha Coakley, Republican nominee Charlie Baker and the three independents in the race. The general election is Nov. 4.
This post was updated after the Democratic and Republican primaries. For more, see our Poll Vault section, and our full coverage of the race. Information is from the campaigns' materials on the candidates. For more information, visit the "candidate connect" links below.
This article was originally published on August 04, 2014.