Political Headlines - February 22, 2013



  • Gomez sought appointment to Senate: The Cohasset businessman who is running as a Republican in the US Senate special election, lobbied Democratic Governor Deval Patrick to give him the temporary appointment. Globe State House bureau chief Frank Phillips reports.


Ed Markey: A campaign snapshot: Markey is a committed prograssive with a long record of accomplishment, but hyper-cautious and wordy, he often seems like a throwback to another era. Globe columnist Scot Lehigh writes.