Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Massachusetts students struggle to register to vote

By Michelle Alcott

September 26, 2012

Filed under Campus News, News

As the fierce battle between Massachusetts incumbent Sen. Scott Brown and Elizabeth Warren draws to a close on Election Day on Nov. 6, time to register to vote for the student population at the University of Massachusetts will...

Brown, Warren raise big money in Mass. Senate race

By Dan Glaun

March 9, 2012

Filed under News, Politics

While the Massachusetts Republican primary was a landslide victory for former Gov. Mitt Romney, another race is heating up and leading thousands of Bay Staters to vote early with their pocketbooks. Ted Kennedy’s former sen...

Scott Brown: Rooting for the Underdog

By Matthew Lowe

February 28, 2012

Filed under Archives, Columns, Opinion

In 2009, following the departure of the illustrious Ted Kennedy, the “people’s seat” opened up. Because of the generally democratic nature of Massachusetts, it’s not surprising that the last Republican senator to hold...

Massie throws his hat in the race for a Senate seat

By Matthew M. Robare

March 27, 2011

Filed under Politics

The last time Bob Massie ran for office, many current seniors at the University of Massachusetts were 5-years-old. Massie was the Democratic nominee for Lieutenant Governor in 1994, on the ticket with Mark Roosevelt. They lost...

Not My SGA

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

November 18, 2010

Filed under Columns

On Wednesday night, the Student Government Association (SGA) considered a resolution of support for the Development, Relief and Education for Alien Minors Act (DREAM) Act, a federal bill for undocumented students’ right ...

What the midterm elections mean for Scott Brown

By Shane Cronin

November 8, 2010

Filed under Columns

While Tea Party candidates and the Republican Party flooded the nation in an anti-incumbent tsunami last week, Massachusetts “weathered” the storm. In the state’s congressional delegation, Democrat incumbent after Democrat...

Governor Patrick opens up to “fair questions”

By Shane Cronin

April 7, 2010

Filed under Columns

Recently Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick agreed to interview on the talk radio circuit. For those of you unfamiliar with the Amplitude Modulation genre, I implore you to adjust your dials. On April 1 – April Fool’s Day...

Photo finish for senate race

By Alana Goodman

January 19, 2010

Filed under Columns

Want to know how Attorney General Martha Coakley screwed up her lead in the Massachusetts Senate race? Look no further than the contrasting rallies she and her opponent State Sen. Scott Brown held in Boston on Friday. At the...