Election News http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426 Election News Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:19:38 EDT en-us 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... Lt Gov. Candidate Kerrigan Confident With Berkshire Support http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2730 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2730 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:12:00 EDT Former City Councilor Pete White, Pittsfield's Shannon Grant Coordinator Adam Hinds, lieutenant governor candidate Steve Kerrigan and Sheriff Thomas Bowler at a meet and greet at Mad Jack's last Tuesday. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — In 2009, state and... Smitty Pignatelli Launches Campaign For 7th House Term http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2735 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2735 Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:45:00 EDT State Reps. Gailanne Cariddi, Stephen DiNatale and William "Smitty" Pignatelli. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Nearly 300 people filled the Pittsfield County Club on Thursday night to support William "Smitty" Pignatelli's election...