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Lowell Sun
Kerrigan's 3rd Congressional District run on menu at Lowell dinerIt has been a whirlwind month for Steve Kerrigan. He got married 10 days ago in
Lowell Sun / Posted 23 hours ago
It has been a whirlwind month for Steve Kerrigan. He got married 10 days ago in the midst of exploring a run for U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas' seat in 2018. He announced that his candidacy was official early Wednesday morning, and within hours he was on... Read more
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The Hill
House challengers build war chests for 2018on hand — $1.3 million, compared to McGrath’s roughly $550,000. Democrat Dan K
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
on hand — $1.3 million, compared to McGrath’s roughly $550,000. Democrat Dan Koh (Mass.-03), for the seat vacated by Rep. Niki Tsongas (D) The seat vacated by Tsongas will likely attract a host of candidates, and Koh is making a big splash with... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Kerrigan officially joining 3rd Congressional District racea.m. Wednesday at the Owl Diner at 244 Appleton St. The congressional seat will
Lowell Sun / Posted 2 days ago
a.m. Wednesday at the Owl Diner at 244 Appleton St. The congressional seat will be vacant starting in 2019 after U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas announced this summer that she will not seek re-election in 2018. AdvertisementThe following Democrats have... Read more
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Boston Globe
L’Italien calls on Koh to return donation from Jared Kushner’s brothera congressional campaign exploratory committee, saying she was “off and running
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
a congressional campaign exploratory committee, saying she was “off and running” for the seat that US Representative Niki Tsongas is vacating. Other Democrats interested in the congressional seat include former nominee for lieutenant... Read more
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Boston Globe
Kerrigan to join Democratic field for 3rd districtThe Lancaster native, hailing from the district’s western swath, joins a crowde
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
The Lancaster native, hailing from the district’s western swath, joins a crowded field hoping to succeed US Representative Niki Tsongas, who said in August she would not seek another term. Forget yesterday's news. Get what you need today in this... Read more
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Boston Globe
Dan Koh raised big bucks for his campaign, but 95 percent came from outside the districtto a Globe analysis of federal fund-raising records. Lori Trahan, another Demo
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
to a Globe analysis of federal fund-raising records. Lori Trahan, another Democrat seeking the seat that US Representative Niki Tsongas is relinquishing, took in $242,000 in her first few weeks. But the business consultant demonstrated a much... Read more
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Lowell Sun
First FEC financial reports out in 3rd Congressional District race LOWELL -- The election for U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas' seat is more than a year a
Lowell Sun / Posted 3 days ago
LOWELL -- The election for U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas' seat is more than a year away, but the race's first financial reports available Monday indicate that, in the words of one expert,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Army nomination will test power of Raytheon’s campaign generosityto further that goal — combined with a lobbying push targeting a Massachusetts
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
to further that goal — combined with a lobbying push targeting a Massachusetts lawmaker, Democratic Representative Niki Tsongas of Lowell — is a telling example. Raytheon appeared this year to have undertaken a stealth campaign to mold... Read more
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Lowell Sun
What we are working onof the Westford School Committee is running for Congress, becoming the second W
Lowell Sun / Posted 3 days ago
of the Westford School Committee is running for Congress, becoming the second Westford resident attempting to succeed Rep. Niki Tsongas next fall. Candidates in the race thus far had to file federal campaign finance reports by midnight Sunday.... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Westford's Trahan officially running for 3rd District rep seatserved as chief of staff to Marty Meehan when he was a congressman, announced T
Lowell Sun / Posted 6 days ago
served as chief of staff to Marty Meehan when he was a congressman, announced Thursday that she will run to succeed Rep. Niki Tsongas in 2018. Trahan, a Democrat, had been fundraising for weeks while considering a bid for the 3rd Congressional... Read more
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Boston Globe
Ex-Meehan aide launches 3rd District bidsaid Thursday in a phone interview. Her announcement adds to a growing field o
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
said Thursday in a phone interview. Her announcement adds to a growing field of candidates to succeed US Representative Niki Tsongas, who has said she will not run for re-election next year. Forget yesterday's news. Get what you need today in... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Westford's Lori Trahan launches campaign for 3rd District seatserved as chief of staff to Marty Meehan when he was a congressman, announced T
Lowell Sun / Posted 7 days ago
served as chief of staff to Marty Meehan when he was a congressman, announced Thursday that she will run to succeed Rep. Niki Tsongas in 2018. Trahan, a Democrat, had been fundraising for weeks while considering a bid for the 3rd District. Her... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Lowell Sen. Donoghue won't run for CongressLOWELL -- State Sen. Eileen Donoghue, eyed as one of the top candidates to repl
Lowell Sun / Posted 8 days ago
LOWELL -- State Sen. Eileen Donoghue, eyed as one of the top candidates to replace U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas in 2018, will not run for the 3rd Congressional District seat and will instead seek re-election next year, she told The Sun Tuesday. Donoghue,... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Donoghue seeking re-election, Lowell senator wont run for congressservice staying where I am in the Senate for my district,” Donoghue said. Dono
WWLP Springfield / Posted 9 days ago
service staying where I am in the Senate for my district,” Donoghue said. Donoghue finished a close second to U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas in the 2007 special election Democratic primary to succeed Marty Meehan, who resigned from the House of... Read more
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Boston Globe
Top Democrat declines to run for Tsongas seat in Lowella Lowell Democrat who was considered by political insiders to be the front-runn
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
a Lowell Democrat who was considered by political insiders to be the front-runner to replace retiring US Representative Niki Tsongas, said Tuesday she will not seek the congressional seat. Donoghue, confirming what political insiders predicted,... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Sen. Donoghue will not run for CongressLOWELL -- State Sen. Eileen Donoghue, eyed as one of the top candidates to repl
Lowell Sun / Posted 9 days ago
LOWELL -- State Sen. Eileen Donoghue, eyed as one of the top candidates to replace Rep. Niki Tsongas in 2018, will not run for the 3rd Congressional District seat and will instead seek re-election next year, she told The Sun Tuesday. Donoghue, of... Read more
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Boston Herald
Nadeem Mazen sees himself as Donald Trump's 'worst nightmare' in run for Congressclaimed he would be Donald Trump's worst nightmare in Congress, a title he welc
Boston Herald / Posted 9 days ago
claimed he would be Donald Trump's worst nightmare in Congress, a title he welcomed after another candidate for U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas' seat opened her campaign with the same remark. Mazen, who joined Boston Herald Radio's "Morning Meeting" show,... Read more
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Boston Globe
US citizen detained in Cameroon for more than 3 monthsrelease imprisoned US citizens and residents,” said the letter signed by US Rep
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
release imprisoned US citizens and residents,” said the letter signed by US Representatives Stephen Lynch, James McGovern, Niki Tsongas, and Joseph P. Kennedy III. Lynch’s spokeswoman said Saturday that the congressman has been in touch with... Read more
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Lowell Sun
SATURDAY CHAT: Race for a seat in Congress could be a hot oneall Greater Lowell will be experiencing next fall, as a number of candidates ar
Lowell Sun / Posted 12 days ago
all Greater Lowell will be experiencing next fall, as a number of candidates are exploring a run for Congress to replace Niki Tsongas, who announced early she would not be seeking a sixth term. Lowell will likely see its biggest voter turnout in... Read more
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Boston Globe
New Hampshire’s Shea-Porter to retiremeans that there will be at least two open seats for Congress in New England ne
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
means that there will be at least two open seats for Congress in New England next year. Massachusetts US Representative Niki Tsongas, of Lowell, announced her retirement this summer. Already there are two serious Republican candidates running... Read more
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Boston Herald
Latina state rep to run for Congress as 'Trump's worst nightmare'Freshman state lawmaker Juana Matias is launching a bid for U.S. Rep. Niki Tson
Boston Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Freshman state lawmaker Juana Matias is launching a bid for U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas' open Congressional seat, and immediately branded herself "Donald Trump's worst nightmare" amid a growing field of Democrats. Matias, a Lawrence Democrat who won her... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Lawrence state Rep. Juana Matias enters 3rd District raceMatias of Lawrence has announced a run in the 3rd Congressional District, for t
Lowell Sun / Posted 14 days ago
Matias of Lawrence has announced a run in the 3rd Congressional District, for the seat that will be vacant once U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas leaves office. "I'm running for Congress because working people aren't getting their fair share, and the... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Democrat Koh raised $805,000 in a month for 3rd District campaignquarter with the Federal Election Commission on Oct. 15. The congressional seat
Lowell Sun / Posted 14 days ago
quarter with the Federal Election Commission on Oct. 15. The congressional seat will be vacant in 2018 after U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas announced this summer that she will not seek re-election. The Democratic candidate was first elected in a 2007... Read more
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Boston Globe
Matias jumps into 3rd District congressional raceone of the first Latinas elected to the state Legislature, is running for the c
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
one of the first Latinas elected to the state Legislature, is running for the congressional seat that US Representative Niki Tsongas will relinquish next year, she said Wednesday. Calling herself “Donald Trump’s worst nightmare,” the Dominican... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Koh has raised $805,000 in a month for 3rd District campaignquarter with the Federal Election Commission on Oct. 15. The congressional seat
Lowell Sun / Posted 15 days ago
quarter with the Federal Election Commission on Oct. 15. The congressional seat will be vacant in 2018 after U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas announced this summer that she will not seek re-election. The Democratic candidate was first elected in a 2007... Read more
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Boston Globe
Ex-Walsh aide Dan Koh rakes in $805,000 in first month running for Congressa gargantuan fund-raising haul, scooping up more than $805,000 in his first mon
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
a gargantuan fund-raising haul, scooping up more than $805,000 in his first month running to succeed retiring Congresswoman Niki Tsongas. While his official fund-raising report isn’t due until Oct. 15, the hefty harvest of cash, which included a... Read more
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Boston Herald
Republican joins fight to succeed Tsongasbackground and record give him a chance to make a strong push for the congressi
Boston Herald / Posted 16 days ago
background and record give him a chance to make a strong push for the congressional seat being vacated by U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas. Green, from Pepperell, founded the politically powerful Massachusetts Fiscal Alliance, a nonprofit advocacy... Read more
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The Hill
Mattis offers support for Iran deal | McCain blocks nominees over Afghanistan strategy | Trump, Tillerson spilt raises new questions about N. Korea policyTaliban, noting he wants to see more evidence on how deep it is because what he
The Hill / Posted 16 days ago
Taliban, noting he wants to see more evidence on how deep it is because what he's seen "doesn't make sense." Asked by Rep. Niki Tsongas (D-Mass.) about Iran's and Russia's support for the Taliban, Mattis said that Iran is "doing what it usually... Read more
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The Hill
Mattis: More evidence needed on Russian support for TalibanAsked by Rep. Niki Tsongas (D-Mass.) about Iran and Russia’s support for the Ta
The Hill / Posted 16 days ago
Asked by Rep. Niki Tsongas (D-Mass.) about Iran and Russia’s support for the Taliban, Mattis said that Iran is “doing what it usually does” in sowing regional chaos. But Russia, he said, has been harder to figure out. “I want to see more evidence... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Pepperell's Green enters race for Congresson Tuesday a candidate for the Republican nomination for the Third District Con
Lowell Sun / Posted 16 days ago
on Tuesday a candidate for the Republican nomination for the Third District Congressional seat held by retiring U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas. Green, the co-founder and CEO of 1A Auto, has for years been an aggressive antagonist of Beacon Hill Democrats... Read more
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The Hindu
Muslim-American to run for Congresshis run as a Democrat for a district northwest of Boston, a seat that comes ope
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
his run as a Democrat for a district northwest of Boston, a seat that comes open next year as 71-year-old Representative Niki Tsongas opts not to seek a sixth term in office. The State’s best-known Muslim elected official, Mr. Mazen plans to... Read more
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Reuters
Muslim-American Massachusetts activist launches run for Congresshis run as a Democrat for a district northwest of Boston, a seat that comes ope
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
his run as a Democrat for a district northwest of Boston, a seat that comes open next year as 71-year-old Representative Niki Tsongas opts not to seek a sixth term in office. The state’s best-known Muslim elected official, Mazen plans to focus... Read more
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Boston Globe
Why isn’t Niki Tsongas worried?So why is congresswoman Niki Tsongas so darned sunny? “I think it’s important
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
So why is congresswoman Niki Tsongas so darned sunny? “I think it’s important not to be captive of the presumption that, just because there is this intense partisan atmosphere in Washington, that you can’t get things done,” Tsongas said, sitting in... Read more
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Boston Herald
Three Tsongas seat hopefuls have roots, but not residencyThe race for U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas’ congressional seat is quickly drawing cand
Boston Herald / Posted 23 days ago
The race for U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas’ congressional seat is quickly drawing candidates who claim roots in the district but actually don’t live within its boundaries, underscoring the allure of an open post and the potential political maneuvering... Read more
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Lowell Sun
What Sun staffers are working onhave a story about a local businessman announcing his candidacy for the 3rd Dis
Lowell Sun / Posted 24 days ago
have a story about a local businessman announcing his candidacy for the 3rd District Congressional seat being vacated by Niki Tsongas next fall. The Merrimack Valley Chapter of Parents of Murdered Children holds their annual Day of Remember for... Read more
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Boston Globe
Nadeem Mazen exploring run for Tsongas seat in Congressfiled a statement of candidacy to run for the Lowell-anchored Third Congression
Boston Globe / Posted 27 days ago
filed a statement of candidacy to run for the Lowell-anchored Third Congressional District seat held by US Representative Niki Tsongas, who is retiring. Should Mazen make the announcement official, he’ll join a field of several other Democrats... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Cambridge city councilor files paperwork to run for 3rd District seatcity councilor who grew up in Andover, has filed paperwork to run for the 3rd C
Lowell Sun / Posted 27 days ago
city councilor who grew up in Andover, has filed paperwork to run for the 3rd Congressional District when U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas steps away in 2018. Mazen filed an official statement of candidacy for the seat and a statement organizing a... Read more
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Lowell Sun
L'Italien, mulling run in 3rd District, lives in 6thlaunched an exploratory committee last week eying the 3rd Congressional Distric
Lowell Sun / Posted 27 days ago
launched an exploratory committee last week eying the 3rd Congressional District seat that will become open when U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas steps away in 2018. However, L'Italien's Andover residence in fact falls into the 6th Congressional District,... Read more
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Lowell Sun
L'Italien, seeking run in 3rd District, lives in 6th Districtlaunched an exploratory committee last week eying the 3rd Congressional Distric
Lowell Sun / Posted 28 days ago
launched an exploratory committee last week eying the 3rd Congressional District seat that will become open when U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas steps away in 2018. However, L'Italien's Andover residence in fact falls into the 6th Congressional District,... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Westford's Trahan eyes 3rd District U.S. rep seata congressman, appears to be positioning herself for a shot at replacing in Con
Lowell Sun / Posted 30 days ago
a congressman, appears to be positioning herself for a shot at replacing in Congress the woman who replaced Meehan, Rep. Niki Tsongas. The Westford resident is the fifth person to express serious interest in succeeding Tsongas when the longtime... Read more
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Lowell Sun
What Sun staffers are working onlives. Lori Trahan a former top aide to Rep. Marty Meehan when he was in Congre
Lowell Sun / Posted a month ago
lives. Lori Trahan a former top aide to Rep. Marty Meehan when he was in Congress, is positioning herself to succeed Rep. Niki Tsongas, who replaced Meehan when he resigned in 2007. Reporter Chris Lisinski, clisinski@lowellsun.com, is reporting... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Trahan appears eager to follow in the footsteps of her former bosswhen he was a congressman, appears to be positioning herself to replace in Cong
Lowell Sun / Posted a month ago
when he was a congressman, appears to be positioning herself to replace in Congress the woman who replaced Meehan, Rep. Niki Tsongas. The Westford resident is the fifth person to express serious interest in succeeding Tsongas when the longtime... Read more
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Boston Herald
L’Italien eyes Tsongas’ seatState Sen. Barbara L’Italien is starting to raise money toward a potential camp
Boston Herald / Posted 1 months ago
State Sen. Barbara L’Italien is starting to raise money toward a potential campaign for U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas’ open seat, becoming the first female candidate to formally explore a run in the closely watched field. “(Tsongas) would very much like to... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Kerrigan, L'Italien weigh bids for 3rd Congressional District seatwho's been an elected official and who is a proven leader." The congressional s
Lowell Sun / Posted 1 months ago
who's been an elected official and who is a proven leader." The congressional seat will be vacant in 2018. U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas, of Lowell, announced earlier this summer that she will not seek re-election next year. "Since Congresswoman... Read more

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