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Massachusetts Democrats in Congress want to avoid cuts in benefits as part of any deal, but proposals such as raising the eligibility age for Medicare are still on the table. What would you do?
Brendan Ryan will replace William 'Mo' Cowan of Stoughton.
It became official on Tuesday night, but now we want your take.
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"There's nothing that I can compare to what I saw down there," said one of the 25 troopers that helped out after Sandy devastated nearby states.
Although the state is expected to fall short of projected revenue, the raises are justified since staff hasn't had a raise in four years, some say.
Gov. Deval Patrick plans to ask lawmakers to raises taxes to make up for the shortfall in Massachusetts' transportation system. What options should they consider and what's off the table?
The senator-elect said voters “want fewer closed-door roadblocks and more public votes on legislation that could improve their lives.”
Troopers from all over New England want to help local drivers stay safe and prevent crashes during the holiday season.
The Somerville congressman told WCVB he wasn't sure if Sen. Scott Brown would run, or win, if Sen. John Kerry leaves the Senate to accept a cabinet position.
The subject was a topic of discussion at last week's Board of Selectmen meeting, and may potentially continue to be a topic of discussion at future meetings. Should this Graniteville landmark be razed or saved?
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