Political Headlines - September 10, 2014

The Boston Globe





Here are the top political headlines from today:

  •  For governor, it’s Coakley vs. Baker: Martha Coakley will face a grinding race against Republican nominee Charlie Baker ahead of November’s election. Michael Levenson and Frank Phillips report.
  • Seth Moulton upends US Rep. John Tierney: Moulton became the first Massachusetts Democrat in 22 years to oust a sitting congressman from his own party. Stephanie Ebbert and Kathy McCabe detail the story.
  • Moulton’s toughness beats out Tierney: John Tierney won a narrow re-election in 2012 but lost to a young, appealing primary challenger this year in Seth Moulton.  Joan Vennochi details the latest.