Capuano and Pressley, Galvin and Zakim set to debate

The two events will pit long-term Democratic incumbents against popular progressive challengers in two of the most high-profile races in the Sept. 4 primary.

Transgender rights advocates reserve nearly $1 million in airtime for fall ballot campaign

A campaign spokesman said the reservation is an initial effort to make sure people vote yes on Question 3 on Election Day.

Elizabeth Warren raises another $3 million for campaign

The $2.93 million that Warren aides said the Cambridge Democrat raked in between April and June was nearly 10 times the amount any of the three Republicans running in the Sept. 4 primary raised in the same time frame.

Was that really a debate? Zakim and Galvin spar about whether they’ve sparred

That question arose this past week when the upstart challenger Josh Zakim blasted William Galvin for refusing to debate him in any of the six public events he has proposed.

Gonzalez, Massie get cash infusion from public financing

The two gubernatorial candidate received significant infusions of cash Thursday from the state as part of Massachusetts’ optional public financing system.

A Blue Line to Lynn? Advocates are pushing a new way to fund transportation projects

In the wake of the “millionaire’s tax” decision, advocates have set their sights on regional ballot questions as a way to fund transportation.

Charlie Baker reserves millions in television airtime for campaign

The reservation locks in ad space on shows that are watched by the demographic the Republican’s campaign is presumably hoping to target.

Ayla Brown to sing at Beth Lindstrom fund-raiser

The “American Idol” alum is scheduled to perform at a fund-raising concert in Barnstable Thursday night to benefit GOP operative Beth Lindstrom’s campaign.

‘It’s kind of simple,’ Mike Capuano responds when asked about Ocasio-Cortez

Representative Michael Capuano got a little testy Monday when asked about Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s win in New York and calls to abolish Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

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Almost half of the City Council has endorsed this candidate for governor

In a statewide campaign for governor, Jay Gonzalez made a quick stop at City Hall Plaza Thursday, where he earned the support of nearly half of Boston’s City Council.