In the primary, the progressive Democrat had defeated a 10-term incumbent in a major upset.
A look at how the much-hyped fight played out (with help from the HuffPost FDR zombie meter).
She's now set to become Massachusetts' first black congresswoman.
In a major upset, she defeated the 10-term congressman in the Democratic race and is set to become the state's first black congresswoman.
“Vote her in next, Massachusetts,” the 28-year-old House candidate tweeted about Pressley.
Rep. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) is the only announced candidate for the special election to fill Kerry's seat, expected to take
"I think Massachusetts people are upset that Wall Street has taken full advantage and doesn't seem to have changed its ways
Rep. Henry Waxman (D-Calif.), chairman of the Energy and Commerce Committee, told reporters that he had spoken with Weiner