Lynn Item: Political newcomer sets sights on unseating Tierney

Democrat Seth Moulton said service as a Marine in Iraq equipped him with the leadership skills required to reform a stalemated Congress and convince voters they should pick him over U.S. Rep. John Tierney to represent the North Shore.

Moulton is a Salem resident who spent five years in Iraq fighting and serving as a special assistant to Gen. David Petraeus. Read the rest of the Lynn Item's story here.