Senate race

Senate candidates on the issues

Senator Scott Brown and Elizabeth Warren.
Senator Scott Brown and Elizabeth Warren.

A voter could be forgiven for confusing the race for US Senate for a personality contest. The stirring personal stories and family histories of candidates -- Republican incumbent US Senator Scott Brown and Democrat Elizabeth Warren -- drove their campaigns and advertising for much of the campaign. With Election Day looming on Tuesday, here’s a detailed look at the differences between the candidates on issues of concern to Massachusetts voters. Projected costs, cuts and time frames are based on the candidates’ own estimates.