San Francisco Chronicle (San Francisco, CA)
Sounds like Tom Campbell — you may know him as the non-multi-millionaire/billionaire in California’s GOP Gov. Primary — is about to take his can of pennies into California’s U.S. Senate primary.
Washington Post (Washington, DC)
Fueled by the energy of conservative activists, a solid debate performance and a 24-hour, $1.3 million Internet fundraising haul, Massachusetts state Sen. Scott Brown (R) has thrown a major scare into the Democratic establishment in his bid to win next Tuesday’s special Senate election over once heavily favored Attorney General Martha Coakley.
The Day (Hartford, CT)
Former U.S. Ambassador Thomas C. Foley poured $2 million into his gubernatorial campaign in December, vaulting him to a fundraising lead over roughly a dozen candidates considering a run for governor.
Boston Herald (Boston, MA)
Secretary of State William Galvin on Tuesday ruled out a primary challenge to Gov. Deval Patrick, quelling buzz among Beacon Hill Democrats that he would look to capitalize on the governor’s low poll ratings and his own statewide standing to shake up the gubernatorial campaign.