In this week's issue of the Boston Phoenix -- a day early because of Thanksgiving! -- I write about the final one-week sprint to the Democratic Senate primary, after Bay Staters return from the long Thanksgiving weekend.
I also ponder the similarities -- and differences -- between this race and the special election two years ago that put Niki Tsongas into office (but only just barely).
The article is here:
The X Factor: Come Monday, it's a one-week spring to the primary — and to capture the hearts
of undecided voters.
Also, you may want to check out the new Boston Phoenix editorial, about Sarah Palin.