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DENVER (AP) — Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper's decision to block the execution of convicted killer Nathan Dunlap for as long as he is governor infuriated victims' relatives and drew quick criticism from Republicans ahead of the 2014 election. Mr. Hickenlooper, a Democrat, on Wednesday granted an indefinite reprieve to Dunlap, ...
Two years ago, the Federal Election Commission deciding to fine former Sen. John Ensign $32,000 for breaking campaign finance laws would have been big news. But in a week filled with scandals, the punishment failed to stir anyone.
BOSTON — U.S. Rep. Ed Markey's campaign says Markey and Boston Mayor Thomas Menino are making a major announcement in the special U.S. Senate election. Markey and Menino are to be joined Friday morning by a local union official, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers business manager Mike Monahan. Markey, of Malden, defeated Boston U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch in the Democratic Primary in the race. Menino, a Democrat, has not endorsed anyone.