Topic: Deval Patrick
The newly approved Cape Wind project in Massachusetts will be closely watched, by both supporters and detractors, as it goes forward. Many see it as a barometer for the future of offshore wind energy in the US.
05/03/2010 03:05 pm
The Interior Department has approved the Cape Wind project, clearing the way for the first offshore wind power in the US.
04/28/2010 03:33 pm
Internecine fighting and the passing of icons like Dorothy Height and Benjamin Hooks indicate a civil rights movement unmoored from its past. Its search for relevance is coming to a head.
04/20/2010 08:01 pm
Democrats have now cemented the idea of expanded health care insurance coverage in US politics. The GOP erred on that point. But both parties must now get medical-cost containment done right.
03/22/2010 01:53 pm
In Pictures Springtime flooding in the US
The Obama health care plan includes a policy shift toward price controls on insurance rates. That wouldn't be necessary if Congress first contained medical inflation.
02/22/2010 12:13 pm
After his surprising win as a Republican in a Democratic state, newly minted Massachusetts Senator Scott Brown says he will write a memoir.
02/10/2010 12:08 pm
Win or lose the Massachusetts Senate race, Martha Coakley should have run a better campaign against Scott Brown, political strategists say. Now, Democrats are asking: What went wrong?
01/19/2010 05:31 pm
Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick, a long-time friend of Obama, more than doubled his campaign cash at fundraising luncheon with the president.
10/23/2009 01:00 am
The appointment of Paul Kirk to Ted Kennedy's seat means Democrats will have their 60-seat filibuster-proof majority when the Senate votes on a healthcare bill this fall.
09/24/2009 01:00 am