Election News http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426 Election News Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:26:07 EDT en-us Area Democrats Making Final Push For November Election http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2783 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2783 Sun, 19 Oct 2014 13:21:00 EDT Maura Healey is running for attorney general but she isn't just focused on her own campaign. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — As Maura Healey's campaign for Attorney General enters the final weeks leading up to the November... Coakley Stresses Commitment to Berkshires http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2776 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2776 Sun, 05 Oct 2014 11:47:00 EDT Gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley greets supporters at the Freight Yard Pub after a day of campaign stops that started in Dorchester. She also met with voters in Great Barrington and Pittsfield. NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Martha Coakley ended a swing through the... Candidates Showing Differences As Governor's Race Heats Up http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2770 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2770 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 18:27:00 EDT Martha Coakley after Monday's debate, which kicked off what will become a heated six weeks leading up to the November general election. SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — The gubernatorial candidates are viewing Monday's debate as the true beginning of the... Gubernatorial Candidates Spar In Springfield Debate http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2769 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2769 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:29:00 EDT The candidates took to Springfield's City Stage on Monday in the first debate before the election. SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — The five candidates for governor sparred in the first debate leading into the November general election.   In the... Democratic Leaders Rally Support For Coakley, Party Slate http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2767 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2767 Sun, 28 Sep 2014 01:30:00 EDT U.S. Rep. Richard Neal was one of the speakers at Saturday's grand opening of the Democratic campaign's Berkshire office. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — A cadre of elected officials rallied supporters for the statewide Democratic candidates Saturday morning... Democrats, Republicans Open Berkshire Campaign Offices http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2766 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2766 Sat, 27 Sep 2014 18:07:00 EDT The Republicans opened an office in the former Pizza Hut in Coltsville. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Both the Republican and Democratic parties have opened campaign headquarters in the city for the November general election.   On Friday,local... Treasurer Candidate Heffernan Calls For More Efficient Money Management http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2759 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2759 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:16:00 EDT Mike Case and Mike Heffernan pose for a photo in the local Republican campaign headquarters in Pittsfield. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — With Massachusetts being a "wealthy state" Mike Heffernan says there is no reason homelessness should be... Kerrigan Pushes Regional Economic Plan in Pittsfield http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2756 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2756 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:55:00 EDT State Reps. Gailanne Cariddi, William "Smitty" Pignatelli, state Sen. Benjamin Downing and lieutenant governor candidate Steve Kerrigan talked economics during a morning walk down North Street. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Lieutenant governor candidate... Coakley, Baker to Face Off in November Election http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2747 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2747 Tue, 09 Sep 2014 22:38:00 EDT PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The slate of candidates in the statewide general election is set.   For governor, Charlie Baker soared to victory in the Republican primary Tuesday over Mark Fisher. And Berkshire native Martha Coakley won in the Democratic primary. Those two will join... Gubernatorial Candidate Berwick Makes Primary Push in Pittsfield http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2745 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2745 Sat, 06 Sep 2014 17:09:00 EDT Donald Berwick personally thanked supporters for their volunteer efforts in this last weekend before the primary. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — It was April 2013 when Donald Berwick first came to Pittsfield asking for support in his bid for...