Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Distict 4 candidates talk economy

By William Perkins

October 31, 2010

If there’s only one thing the candidates in Massachusetts’ Fourth Congressional District agree on, it’s that one of the biggest issues facing the country right now is the economy. But how to deal with that issue is one...

Congressman gets Frank with UMass students on politics

By Michelle Williams

February 17, 2010

Photos courtesy Hollis Smith and Caitlin Coughlan / The Amherst Wire On Feb. 16, the Student Union Ballroom located on the campus of the University of Massachusetts was filled with students, residents and constituents eager to hear from guest speaker Congressman Barney Frank. Three lounge chairs next to the stacks of Frank’s new biography set the stage for the event, with UMass journalism professor Ralph Whitehead interviewin...