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Gabriel Gomez, the Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in the Massachusetts open seat special election, pauses while addressing supporters during an election day party in Boston on June 25, 2013. Gomez lost his bid against Democrat U.S. Rep. Ed Markey, who won the election and will take the seat vacated by John Kerry's departure to become Secretary of State.

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Gabriel Gomez, the Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in the Massachusetts open seat special election, pauses while addressing supporters during an election day party in Boston on June 25, 2013. Gomez lost his bid against Democrat U.S. Rep. Ed Markey, who won the election and will take the seat vacated by John Kerry's departure to become Secretary of State.

One-Man Super-PAC: $1.7 Million

Turns out that Americans for Progressive Action, a super-political action committee that aided Republican Senate candidate Gabriel Gomez in Massachusetts last month, was the work of just one American. John Jordan, a California winery owner, provided all of the super-PAC’s...

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Republican candidate Gabriel Gomez, left, shakes hands with Democratic candidate Edward Markey after the forum. "A Community Conversation with U.S. Senate Candidates," was held at the Roxbury Community College Media Arts Center, June 16, 2013.

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Republican candidate Gabriel Gomez, left, shakes hands with Democratic candidate Edward Markey after the forum. "A Community Conversation with U.S. Senate Candidates," was held at the Roxbury Community College Media Arts Center, June 16, 2013.

Massachusetts: Markey-Gomez by the Numbers

  Rep. Ed Markey won a Senate electionin Massachusetts yesterday the way most Democrats win statewide: rolling up big margins in large cities and university centers. Markey beat Republican Gabriel Gomez by 55 percent to 45 percent, prevailing in the...

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U.S. Senate candidate Ed Markey after meeting with volunteers and supporters at the Lynn Democratic Headquarters  on June 23, 2013.

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U.S. Senate candidate Ed Markey after meeting with volunteers and supporters at the Lynn Democratic Headquarters on June 23, 2013.

Bloomberg by the Numbers: 0.35%

That’s the share of U.S. House members in history who have served longer than Democratic Rep. Ed Markey, who’s favored to win a special Senate election today in Massachusetts. Markey, a congressman for more than 36 1/2 years, has more...

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Vice President Joe Biden, right, listens while campaigning with Rep. Ed Markey, the Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate in the Massachusetts open seat special election, left, during a rally on the University of Massachusetts campus in Dartmouth, Mass., on June 22, 2013.

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Vice President Joe Biden, right, listens while campaigning with Rep. Ed Markey, the Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate in the Massachusetts open seat special election, left, during a rally on the University of Massachusetts campus in Dartmouth, Mass., on June 22, 2013.

Massachusetts Senate Poll: Markey by 10

Democratic Rep. Ed Markey leads Republican Gabriel Gomez by 10 percentage points ahead of tomorrow’s special U.S. Senate election in Massachusetts, according to a survey by Suffolk University in Boston. Markey, a member of Congress for 36 years, had 52 percent...

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Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., center, campaigns with Massachusetts Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Gabriel Gomez, left, at the Boston Police VFW Post in Boston, on May 20, 2013.

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Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., center, campaigns with Massachusetts Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Gabriel Gomez, left, at the Boston Police VFW Post in Boston, on May 20, 2013.

Markey-Gomez Debate: McCain Tweets in on Term Limits

Not typically a hot election topic in Massachusetts, term limits became the subject of the most heated exchange last night in the third and final U.S. Senate debate between Democrat Ed Markey and Republican Gabriel Gomez. The back-and-forth offered a...

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Bill Belichick, right, head coach of the New England Patriots holds the Vince Lombardi trophy with owner Robert K. Kraft after winning Super Bowl XXXVIII, in 2004.

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Bill Belichick, right, head coach of the New England Patriots holds the Vince Lombardi trophy with owner Robert K. Kraft after winning Super Bowl XXXVIII, in 2004.

Patriots Owner Backs Markey, Brown Aids Gomez

Written with Annie Linskey Despite a loan and checks from top Republicans, Massachusetts Republican Senate candidate Gabriel Gomez was out-raised and out-spent by Democratic nominee Ed Markey from April 11 to June 5, campaign finance records show. Both men are...

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Representative Trent Franks, a Republican from Arizona, in Washington, D.C.

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Representative Trent Franks, a Republican from Arizona, in Washington, D.C.

Channeling Todd Akin on Rape

Updated at 5:10 pm EDT Trent Franks has taken a page from Todd Akin’s playbook. And he’s getting about the same reaction. “Moron,” says Gabriel Gomez, a Republican running for Senate in Massachusetts. It was Akin, the Republican former congressman...

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U.S. Senate candidate Republican Gabriel Gomez, left,  gestures during the debate, while Democrat Edward Markey listens, on June 5, 2013 in Brighton, Mass.

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U.S. Senate candidate Republican Gabriel Gomez, left, gestures during the debate, while Democrat Edward Markey listens, on June 5, 2013 in Brighton, Mass.

Markey-Gomez Race Tightens: Obama’s Standing Cited in Poll

The Senate race in Massachusetts has tightened to single digits after a series of scandals caused Bay State voters to sour on President Barack Obama, a new Suffolk University poll finds. The survey showed the Democratic nominee, Rep. Ed Markey,...

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Democratic U.S. Senate nominee, U.S. Rep. Ed Markey, D-Mass., at a campaign event in Boston, on May 8, 2013.

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Democratic U.S. Senate nominee, U.S. Rep. Ed Markey, D-Mass., at a campaign event in Boston, on May 8, 2013.

Markey Tax Details Show He Paid 24% Rate

Democrat Ed Markey, seeking to quell attacks from his Republican foe in the Massachusetts U.S. Senate race, released some tax-return details this afternoon that showed he has paid an effective income tax rate of 24 percent going back to 2005. Markey, first...

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Mass. Gov. Deval Patrick, left, applauds while joining Democratic Senate nominee, Rep. Ed Markey, D-Mass., at a campaign event in Boston, on May 8, 2013.

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Mass. Gov. Deval Patrick, left, applauds while joining Democratic Senate nominee, Rep. Ed Markey, D-Mass., at a campaign event in Boston, on May 8, 2013.

Markey Gains in Massachusetts Race

Democratic Rep. Ed Markey is widening his lead over Republican opponent Gabriel Gomez in Massachusetts’ race for the U.S. Senate. A new Emerson College survey out today puts Markey 12 points up over Gomez, 45 to 33 percent. The college...

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