As we look ahead to November’s elections, Norwood Patch is devoted to bring you the information you need about every race in town. Here's our start on the candidates and issues we'll be covering as November draws near. Bookmark this page for updates.
President Barack Obama: Obama was of the height of discussion in early May 2011, when the . Local reactions came from and .
GOP Presidential Nominee Mitt Romney: Massachusetts Governor's Council Candidate Patrick McCabe an article in the Washington Post that criticized Romney for his handling of judicial appointments.
The Scott Brown vs. Elizabeth Warren Senate race. Both candidates recently visited Norwood: Brown stopped by the and Warren recently visited the
Patrick McCabe is looking to fill a vacant seat for , which covers several towns, including Norwood. McCabe has been explaining why he's a solid choice for a successor to Governor's Council member Kelly Timilty, who passed away this year.
Massachusetts State Sen. is up for re-election this fall. Rush defeated Westwood resident and candidate Michael Walsh in the 2010 primary and won against Brad Williams in the election that year. Local officials in January after the Senator returned home after serving overseas in Iraq.
State (D-Norwood) will be seeking re-election in November 2012 to serve as the State Representative for the 12th Norfolk District. Rogers is a 19-year incumbent and will face challenger Jim Stanton (R-Walpole) for the second time.
Congressman Stephen Lynch is up for re-election this fall. In April, to act as his liaison for Westwood, Dedham, Medfield, Norwood, Walpole and Canton. in November 2010 after defeating Republican candidate Vernon Harrison and Independent candidate Phil Dunkelbarger.