Tom Tierney http://wamc.org en Clark Wins Dems Mass. 5th District Primary http://wamc.org/post/clark-wins-dems-mass-5th-district-primary <p>Democrat Katherine Clark and Republican Frank Addivinola have captured their respective party&#39;s nominations in the special election primary for Massachusetts&#39; 5th Congressional District.</p><p>Clark, a state senator from Melrose, will face off against Addivinola, a Boston attorney, in the Dec. 10 special election to fill the U.S. House seat left vacant by Edward Markey&#39;s election to the Senate.</p><p>Seven Democrats and three Republicans had battled for the chance to represent the district that includes communities north and west of Boston.</p> Wed, 16 Oct 2013 11:41:32 +0000 Jaired Crofut 75651 at http://wamc.org Clark Wins Dems Mass. 5th District Primary Voters Head To Polls In Mass. 5th District Primary http://wamc.org/post/voters-head-polls-mass-5th-district-primary <p>Voters in Massachusetts&#39; 5th Congressional District are heading to the polls to winnow down a field of seven Democrats and three Republicans in the state&#39;s latest special election primary.</p><p>Massachusetts Secretary William Galvin is predicting a strong voter turnout. Galvin said 100,000 to 120,000 Democrats and up to 20,000 Republicans could cast ballots Tuesday.</p> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 11:47:41 +0000 Jaired Crofut 75561 at http://wamc.org Voters Head To Polls In Mass. 5th District Primary