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Week In Review: Races For Mayor, Governor, Congress

Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley, center, greets patrons at Morin's Diner, in Attleboro, Mass., Monday, Sept. 16, 2013. Coakley officially launched her campaign for governor Monday, saying she had learned from the errors made during her loss to Republican Scott Brown in a special election for the U.S. Senate. (AP)

Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley, center, greets patrons at Morin’s Diner, in Attleboro, Mass., Monday, Sept. 16, 2013. Coakley officially launched her campaign for governor Monday, saying she had learned from the errors made during her loss to Republican Scott Brown in a special election for the U.S. Senate. (AP)

There are 12 candidates in the race, and four days before the preliminary vote to replace Tom Menino. We’ll talk about endorsement, polls, and the fever pitch campaigning. Attorney General Martha Coakley glad-hands outside of Fenway Park, as she kicks off her campaign for governor. And there’s a scramble on to fill Senator Ed Markey’s congressional seat too.

Guests

Dante Ramos, deputy editorial page editor, The Boston Globe.

John Carroll, Mass Communications professor at Boston University; blogger at CampaignOutsider.com 


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