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Former Governor Deval Patrick Seems Uninterested in Being Clinton's VP
The list of potential running mates for Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton is slowly getting shorter. Former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick , who left office just last year after serving for eight years, was rumored to be on that list. Patrick did not directly respond to the potential nod,
Growing List of Possible Vice Presidential Candidates on Both Sides
The general election may still be 224 days away, but there is yet another cast of characters who could add more drama to the 2016 campaign for the White House. Once the Democrats and Republicans pick their candidates, the search will begin for their respective running mates. A number of names have
Election Results 2014: Republicans Take Control of Governorships in MD, AR, IL, MA
Republicans, now projected to take control of the Senate and build on their House majority, also made a strong showing in gubernatorial races around the country. GOP candidates in Maryland, Arkansas, Illinois and Massachusetts all took control of governor's seats that were previously held by
4 People Who Could Replace Attorney General Eric Holder
As Attorney General Eric Holder prepares to announce his resignation later today, speculation now turns to who could replace him to lead the Justice Department. Holder has said he will continue as attorney general until his successor is confirmed. Here’s a look at four people...
The Final Primary Elections: New Hampshire, Massachusetts , Delaware, Rhode Island and New York
After weeks of primaries and now just 56 days away from Election Day, it’s time for the final primer for the last primary day of the season. The final states to vote before November are New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Delaware and Rhode Island, with a gubernatorial...
Obama Cashes In Out West (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES IN THE MONEY: President Obama wakes up in San Francisco this morning and has a full day of fundraising on the West Coast, ABC’s MARY BRUCE notes. Today, the president attends a House Majority PAC event in San Francisco, followed...
Six Top Democrats Who Aren't So Ready For Hillary
Hillary Clinton has remained coy on her potential presidential candidacy in 2016, but that hasn’t stopped Democrats from endorsing her. The Ready For Hillary Super PAC has been in full swing organizing Clinton supporters, and in January 60 congressmen said they would endorse her if...
Will Amazon's 3D Phone Get Busy Signal?
Morning Money Memo… Is a 3D smart phone a dumb move for Amazon? That’s what many industry analysts are wondering about today’s expected announcement of a brand new market for the world’s biggest online retailer. Amazon has declined to comment, but it’s widely reported to...
Mentally Ill Men Allege 'Shocking' Isolation in Mass. Prison Hospital Lawsuit
Three men who have been involuntarily committed to a Massachusetts prison for the mentally ill have filed a class-action suit on behalf of 150 other inmates against two state officials, alleging that they were subjected to harsh conditions of confinement that would “shock the conscience of a
Graduation 2014: Politicians Hit The Commencement Circuit
It’s that time of the year again – high school, college and university graduation ceremonies are coming up. And as is the case every year, prominent political figures — from the president to members of his cabinet — are getting into the action, passing along...