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BOSTON — Democrats still dominate the Legislature in Massachusetts, statewide offices and all 11 of the state’s congressional seats, yet five of the state’s last six governors have been Repub­li­cans.

BOSTON – Gov. Charlie Baker and his Democratic challenger Jay Gonzalez went toe-to-toe in one final debate Thursday night during which the two men challenged each others' vision for Massachusetts as being either too timid, or too unrealistic.

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BOSTON — Jay Gonzalez wants to resurrect plans to tax the state's top earners to pay for fixing the MBTA, improving public schools and lowering health care costs.

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BOSTON — Riding the coattails of Gov. Charlie Baker's approval ratings, Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito is drawing few challengers in her re-election bid.

BOSTON – Gov. Charlie Baker and Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito will run for re-election in 2018, according to a senior political adviser, marking an expected, but significant turning point as Baker's political team begins to take steps to build the campaign apparatus that will be necessary to win ano…

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BOSTON – Gov. Charlie Baker hasn't yet filed to run for re-election but the Republican has amassed a campaign war chest meant to intimate potential Democratic rivals.

BOSTON – Democratic gubernatorial challenger Jay Gonzalez sought Monday to ramp up political pressure on Gov. Charlie Baker to take a firm position on a $2 billion proposal to further tax wealthy Bay State residents at a time when state government has been stung by slowing tax revenue growth…

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BOSTON — Sen. Elizabeth Warren may not be challenging Republican Gov. Charlie Baker for the state’s top elected office next year, but the popular Democrat’s presence on the ballot could complicate his re-election bid, political observers say.