The Suffolk Journal

Massachusetts voters should back Democrats to get results

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley.
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Ian Kea

September 17, 2014

  On the night of the primary elections, Tuesday Sept. 9, I was pleased to see scandal-ridden Suffolk Law grad John Tierney, the incumbent, fall to progressive Democrat Seth Moulton. Moulton gives Democrats a better chance of retaining a congressional seat as well as giving his party a fresh image to work with. A Harvard graduate, Moulton gains an edge as an outsider of the political game. Democrats picked...

Charlie Baker for Governor

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Sam Humphrey

March 26, 2014

Over the past few months, I have covered the Rappaport Center’s Governor roundtable series and watched six of the nine candidates introduce themselves and outline their principles. The only one who truly impressed me was Republican Charlie Baker, who unfortunately lost to Deval Patrick four years...

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