Bill Connell of Weymouth, Mass., who supports Republican Sen. Scott Brown, stands near signs supporting Brown's Democratic challenger, Elizabeth Warren, before the candidates' first debate Thursday in Boston.
September 25, 2012 The tight U.S. Senate race in Massachusetts is getting feistier. Republican Sen. Scott Brown is going on the offensive, running his first attack ad against his Democratic challenger, Elizabeth Warren. Yet going negative is risky, thanks to an earlier agreement between the two candidates.
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February 17, 2012 A roundup of some of Friday's political stories.
October 6, 2011 Elizabeth Warren, the Harvard University law professor and darling of liberals, was recently asked about a younger Sen. Scott Brown posing in the buff in Cosmopolitan magazine to help pay his college costs. She said she "didn't take her clothes off" to pay for college. On Thursday, Brown was on a Boston radio station when he was asked about Warren's comment." Thank God," he responded.
August 25, 2011 As far as political dirty tricks goes, it's certainly not on par with, say, what Richard Nixon and his team would dream up. Of course, they didn't have social media.
March 7, 2011 ThinkProgress, a liberal group, posted a video of Sen. Scott Brown asking billionaire David Koch for further campaign money. While ThinkProgress seems to suggest it's proof of something unseemly, it's actually the pretty standard request made by politicians, especially senators in expensive races.
August 5, 2010 Sen. Scott Brown (R-Mass.) said he will vote against Elena Kagan's nomination to the Supreme Court. Sticking to the Republican line, he says her that while she's "brilliant" that doesn't overcome what he called her lack of experience.
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