Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 06:41PM
- 2014 state race looks unlikely for Scott Brown: By joining a Boston law firm, the former senator may have opened the way for Charles Baker to run for governor. Globe reporter Jim O'Sullivan outlines.
- Democratic contenders to air first US Senate ads: US Representatives Edward Markey and Stephen Lynch will launch the first television ads of the Senate race Tuesday. Globe State House reporter Michael Levenson covers.
- Michael Sullivan's website borrows from past: GOP Senate candidate Michael Sullivan's new website borrows heavily from the dormant campaign site of failed congressional candidate Richard Tisei. Globe politics reporter Eric Moskowitz details.
- The politics of oil in Venezuela: The country's oil reserves, and the American desire to keep the oil flowing, have defined the Venezuelan government's relationship with its people, and the US. Globe columnist Farah Stockman writes.