JPKIII explores run – Romney holds ground in NH – Globe for Huntsman

KENNEDY: New year, new Kennedy as I always like to say. Joseph Patrick Kennedy III, son of the former congressman is beginning to explore a run for the new 4th district, currently held by the retiring Barney Frank. (CCT, T&G) Not everyone is pleased with the Middlessex ADA’s run (Herald).

MITT MONITOR: Team Romney is still going strong in New Hampshire as primary day approaches. (Globe) John McCain endorsed him. Even the Eagle Tribune endorsed him! The Boston Globe, however, just couldn’t bring themselves to ever be nice to Mitt and decided to endorse former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman.


Joseph P. Kennedy explores run |

Voters not rolling out the red carpet for Joe –

Worcester Telegram & Gazette – – A Kennedy considers running for Congress:


Video: Sen. McCain in Salem » Latest News », North Andover, MA :

Editorial: Romney is best choice in New Hampshire » Latest News », North Andover, MA :

Romney: It’s the economy and I’m the man to fix it » Latest News », North Andover, MA :

Romney seeks to hold ground in N.H. as foes intensify their attacks – The Boston Globe:

Oh baby – Mitt Romney’s got tots’ vote –

Gingrich to blacks: Paychecks, not food aid – Lowell Sun Online:

Conservatives: Time to rally around a not-Romney –

Study: Romney plan raises taxes on poor families –


Huntsman Picks Up Boston Globe Endorsement | WBUR:

Jon Huntsman sees self as David fighting Goliath in New Hampshire primary – Political Intelligence – A national political and campaign blog from The Boston Globe –


Health care ruling may add $150M to state budget » Local News », Newburyport, MA :

Massachusetts cannot cut immigrants from health insurance program – On Liberty blog –


Hingham, Hull officials meeting to plan response to T’s service-cut proposal – Quincy, MA – The Patriot Ledger:

MBTA riders, facing fare increase, hit with weather-related delays – The Boston Globe:


Nuciforo Preps For Congressional Race / – The Berkshires online guide to events, news and Berkshire County community information.:


Supreme Judicial Court in Massachusetts pledges merit-based hiring and promotion in the courts |

Lt. Gov. Tim Murray denies cell records –

Homelessness drop 21 pct. among Mass. veterans –

Analyst: Mass. competition could cut casino money to state by 25% – Norwich, CT – The Bulletin:

Worcester Telegram & Gazette – – State offers replica of hospital tower:


Springfield residents and stake-holders pack meeting to suggest ways to revitalize city following tornado |

Judge faults police conduct, tosses alleged confession |

Pelham voters won’t have say on Salem tuition idea – Lowell Sun Online:

Police investigate release of Lawrence recall leader’s juvenile record » Merrimack Valley », North Andover, MA :

Weymouth Town Clerk Franklin Fryer retires after 35 years – The Boston Globe:

New councilors in Lynn, Lowell a milestone for Cambodian community – The Boston Globe:


Shumlin promotes Irene recovery in address – Brattleboro Reformer:

Reforming Education In Connecticut: ‘This Is Our Moment,’ Says Gov. Dannel P. Malloy:

More Than 350 Gather At Workshop To Share Ideas For Reform –

LePage: Agency needs push on shortfall help | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram :


Red Mass Group:: Tim Murray thinks you’re stupid! Are you? :

Blue Mass Group | Mitt Romney’s $10 million federal bailout:

Blue Mass Group | Lawmakers have chance to ensure schools promote and recognize
teachers based on performance, not just seniority:

Red Mass Group:: What did Jon Huntsman ever do to the Boston Globe? :

Massachusetts Liberal: The People’s Seat, redux: