Massachusetts primary preview: Longtime Boston congressman faces a Democratic primary challenge

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www.dailykos.com—Massachusetts holds its primary on Tuesday (the day after Labor Day), and we have a few big races on tap. We have a closely-watched Democratic primary in the Boston area between Rep. Mike Capuano and Boston City Councilor Ayanna Pressley, as well as a crowded and expensive Democratic House primary to the north in the Merrimack Valley. The polls close at 8 PM ET. Our guide to the key races to watch Tuesday is below, and join us at Daily Kos Elections that night at 8 ET for our liveblog of all...

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