The Tim Cahill and Charlie Baker campaigns have really begun to focus in on each other, which has to be welcome news for Governor Deval Patrick. With Cahill taking a series of tough stories in the Globe over campaign finance violations, fundraising practices, and management of the Treasury Baker has launched some tough attacks. Cahill has returned the fire, unveiling a new “web ad” attacking Baker directly. The focus of both campaigns, for the time being, appears to be on each other, and on making sure that one of the two is considered to be THE real alternative to the Governor. Even Howie Carr is lamenting the turn this campaign has taken. Governor Patrick has to be smiling.
Read the Globe story here.