Political Headlines - June 4, 2013


  • DNA swabs on suspects upheld by Supreme Court: The high court's ruling reinvigorates a local debate over whether Massachusetts should join other states in a practice that critics say threatens civil liberties. Matt Viser reports from Washington.
  • Gomez tries to fight off Markey slam on GOP help: Facing criticism over the support he has drawn from Washington-based Republicans, US Senate nominee Gabriel E. Gomez sought Monday to distance himself from the national party, saying he would win with or without DC. politics editor Jim O'Sullivan and political reporter Michael Levenson report.