In this episode of The Common Ground, Host Sheriff Steve Tompkins interviews David Bernstein, Political Blogger, alongside Howard Manly, Executive
Editor at the Bay State Banner. Topics covered during the duration of this one–hour program include the results of the special primary election for
the State Senate race in the First Suffolk District that was vacated by former Senator Jack Hart. They also reviewed results for the primary U.S. Senate
race for John Kerry’s seat in Washington, D.C. They discussed what to expect in the final elections of these two races and went on to view candidates
vying for the position of Mayor in the City of Boston; Boston City Council At–Large, and touched upon the race for the Governor of Massachusetts in 2014.