Election News http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426 Election News Sat, 25 Oct 2014 14:58:38 EDT en-us Suzanne Bump Seeking Re-election as Auditor http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2791 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2791 Sat, 25 Oct 2014 03:22:00 EDT Auditor Suzanne Bump of Great Barrington is running for re-election. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — In her efforts to modernize the auditor's office, Suzanne Bump has found some $400 million in misspent taxpayer money.   Bump is now running for... U.S. Senate Candidate Brian Herr Fighting for Name Recognition http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2788 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2788 Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:42:00 EDT Brian Herr, on the left, met with Republicans at Pittsfield campaign headquarters Thursday morning. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Brian Herr says U.S. Senator Edward Markey is disrespecting voters by dodging the campaign.   The Republican Herr is... 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...