Election News http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426 Election News Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:34:45 EDT en-us Independent Lt. Gov. Candidate Jennings Calls For Strong Local Partnerships http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2664 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2664 Fri, 18 Jul 2014 03:21:00 EDT Angus Jennings is helping to build a new political party in the United Independent Party. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Angus Jennings says even if he is elected to lieutenant governor, that won't stop him from being at local public hearings or sitting in with... Republican Herr To Challenge Markey for Senate http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2663 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2663 Wed, 16 Jul 2014 18:08:00 EDT Brian Herr says he'll represent the people of Massachusetts, not the party that put him on the ballot. His campaign site is here. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — In 2010, Brian Herr said what he was supposed to say. He did what he was told to do. But,... Lake Focused on Collaboration in Lieutenant Governor Campaign http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2639 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2639 Fri, 11 Jul 2014 03:18:00 EDT Mike Lake was back in the Berkshires on Tuesday, meeting with residents at Dottie's Coffee Lounge. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Economic development doesn't adhere to borders. If elected lieutenant governor, Mike Lake says he'll bring all... Kerrigan Boasting Experience In Bid For Lt. Gov. http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2610 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2610 Mon, 30 Jun 2014 18:30:00 EDT Steve Kerrigan ate lunch with his dog Cooper at the Marketplace Cafe on North Street in Pittsfield on Friday. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Steve Kerrigan remembers being on the phone with former Mayor Gerald Doyle trying to figure out... Lanesborough Re-elects Incumbents http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2597 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2597 Wed, 18 Jun 2014 14:12:00 EDT LANESBOROUGH, Mass. — With a ballot full of incumbents running uncontested, a small turnout reelected eight town officials.   Only 140 of the town's 2,095 registered voters made it to the polls on Tuesday. But, that was enough.    Those voters put Henry... Attorney General Candidate Miller Calls For Professionalism, Not Politics http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2596 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2596 Tue, 17 Jun 2014 22:00:00 EDT John Miller says the attorney general's job is not a political one. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Attorney General Candidate John Miller says it is time to vote for the person, not the politics.   Miller has launched a... Pignatelli and Mark Supporting Grossman for Governor http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2589 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2589 Fri, 13 Jun 2014 12:48:00 EDT William "Smitty" Pignatelli is supporting Steven Grossman for governor. LENOX, Mass. — Treasurer Steven Grossman is expected to win this weekend's Democratic convention. State Rep. William "Smitty" Pignatelli... Downing to Serve as Chief Surrogate for Coordinated Campaign Effort http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2586 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2586 Wed, 11 Jun 2014 13:13:00 EDT BOSTON — The Massachusetts Democratic Party has named state Sen. Ben Downing co-chair of the Coordinated Campaign, a crucial post that will serve as the chief surrogate for Democratic efforts throughout the election cycle. Downing, of Pittsfield, is a rising star in Democratic politics... Gubernatorial Candidate Berwick Says He'll Be On Ballot http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2576 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2576 Mon, 02 Jun 2014 10:32:00 EDT The crowd at the law office to hear Berwick spilled out into the hallways. The candidate has seemed to gain support from the more progressive in the Democratic party. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — With the Democratic Convention just two weeks away, gubernatorial... Independent Candidate For U.S. Senate Walks Into Pittsfield http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2569 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/?user_id=6426&bid=2569 Thu, 29 May 2014 09:40:00 EDT The systems dynamics engineer is running for Congress in an effort to start pushing money out of politics. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Bruce Skarin specializes in understanding the dynamics of mechanical systems over time. After the...