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Coakley, Brown, Win the Race to the Primaries

December 9, 2009 by


By Jacqueline Onorato Martha Coakley, Massachusetts’ Attorney General, won Tuesday’s Democratic primary election for the US Senate seat left by the late Ted Kennedy. State Senator Scott Brown won the GOP easily against Jack E. Robinson. Coakley and Brown will run against each other in the final special election on January 19. (Editorial note: Jack […]

Flaherty-Yoon Announce “Ticket” in Mayoral Race

September 29, 2009 by


Boston City Councilor at Large Sam Yoon recently placed third in the mayoral primary, leaving him off the ballot and staging a runoff between incumbent Mayor Thomas Menino and City Councilor at Large Michael Flaherty Jr. Although Yoon appeared to be on the outside looking in at Boston politics after a narrow loss to Flaherty […]