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Getting to 50.1%: Evaluating Massachusetts Republican Victory Coalitions

(Good analysis – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) This diary was cross-posted from Red Racing Horses. Introduction For the past half century, Massachusetts has been one of the country’s most reliably Democratic states. However, certain Republicans running there in the past 30 years have been able to break through the state’s traditional Republican ceiling and win the Bay State…

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Massachusetts’ 6th Congressional District’s 1996 and 2012 Elections: a History of MA-06

(Good analysis – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) This diary was cross-posted from RedRacingHorses.com Introduction: a Political and Geographic History of the 6th Congressional District        Since the redistricting of 1890, Massachusetts’ 6th Congressional district has been the North Shore’s seat in the United States House of Representatives. The Salem-based district historically stretched from Salem to the…

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The Bay State’s Political Regions- Breaking Down Massachusetts’ 2012 US Senate Election Results

(This is a MUST READ. – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) This was crossposted from RedRacingHorses.com, an elections blog that really appreciates the work you guys do here at RMG!

Here’s the Boston Red Sox’s theme song by quite the Massachusetts band, the Dropkick Murphys.

My favorite Scott Brown ad, and the absolute turning point of his 2010 campaign.…

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