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  1. Patrick names Gants state's chief justiceRead the original story

    28 min ago | WTEN-TV Albany

    Gov. Deval Patrick is elevating Supreme Judicial Court Justice Ralph Gants to serve as chief justice of the state's highest court.

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  2. FDA wants stronger warning labels for long-acting opioidsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... for patients with severe, around-the-clock pain who cannot tolerate acetaminophen. Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick last month announced a ban on Zohydro, formally declaring a public health emergency stemming from abuse of opioids in the state. ...

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  3. Governor Patrick Proposes Bill to Ban Certain Non-Competes in...Read the original story

    Yesterday | JD Supra

    On April 10, 2014, Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick introduced " An Act to Promote Growth and Opportunity ," a legislative bill which, if enacted, would void certain non-competition provisions in agreements with employees and independent contractors.

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  4. Governor Patrick to nominate Ralph Gants as next SJC chief justiceRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Boston.com

    Governor Deval Patrick is poised to nominate Ralph D. Gants, a current member of the Supreme Judicial Court, to the position of chief justice, replacing Roderick L. Ireland, who is set to retire in July, according to two people with direct knowledge of the decision.

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  5. Second Amendment Showdown - Today at the Massachusetts State HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | AmmoLand

    GOAL Executive Director Jim Wallace will stand for the Second Amendment and Massachusetts Gun Owners today when he debates State Treasurer and candidate for Governor Steve Grossman and possibly A.G. Martha Coakley .

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  6. Behind The Mic With Joe Mathieu: Heroin Kills More Than Car Accidents And CrimeRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | CBS Local

    That's why Governor Patrick just declared a public health emergency, citing a 90-percent jump in overdoses between 2000 and 2012.

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  7. Avellone: I have record to create jobsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... Fitchburg child, the Department of Public Health's drug-lab scandal and many others that have enveloped Gov. Deval Patrick's second term. "I've had the experience in a competing global economy that has showed me what we need to do to bring jobs ...

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  8. MCLA gives vets a place of their own - the Veterans Resource CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    ... from the American Legion Post 152 of Williamstown, hang on the walls. The ceremony comes on the heels of Gov. Deval Patrick's signing of an updated Valor Act, which increases the scope of the bill passed in 2012. The new legislation, dubbed Valor ...

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  9. He was a - little boy' with a - zest for life, caring heart'Read the original story

    Yesterday | Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

    A flag-raising ceremony was held on Boylston Street on Tuesday afternoon. Among those on hand were the Richard family, former Mayor Tom Menino, Mayor Martin J. Walsh, Vice President Joseph Biden, Governor Deval Patrick, and BAA Director Tom Grilk.

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  10. Massachusetts Ban on Zohydro Thrown OutRead the original story

    Tuesday | Patch.com

    A judge has thrown out a ban on the drug Zohydro issued by Gov. Deval Patrick, D-MA, last month, according to WCVB-TV .

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  11. Baker, in Fields Corner, cites value of - balance'Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

    ... to get a waiver for the state from the federal Affordable Care Act, despite Washington's rejection of Gov. Deval Patrick's request. "It's like trying to get a second dessert out of your parents," Baker says. The answer, the first time, is always no. ...

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  12. Downtown Fitchburg gets a $1M boostRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... Cities Challenge grant of $400,000. The Fed saw Fitchburg as a safe bet, and the administration of Gov. Deval Patrick does as well. Mayor Lisa Wong said a key component to phase one of the project, which will affect Main Street from North Street to ...

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  13. Baker Pledges To Increase Local Aid and Not To Place Unfunded Mandates on CommunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... tt Selectmen and former CEO of Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, ran for Massachusetts governor in 2010 but lost to Deval Patrick 48-42 percent. *** Editor's Note: Originally posted on Wednesday, April 16 at 10:33 p.m. and updated with additional photos.

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  14. Markey wants state to encourage entrepreneursRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    ... gland Council. Markey is seeking election to a full six-year term this year. Asked after his speech about Gov. Deval Patrick's economic development proposal to do away with non-compete contracts, Markey said he wanted to look at it more.

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  15. Nonotuck Resource Associates, Inc. and HMEA Selected as Finalists for ...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    ... presented annually at the State House on Nonprofit Awareness Day, a state holiday signed into law by Governor Deval Patrick in 2007. This year's celebration will be held on Monday, June 9, at the State House in Boston. For more information on the ...

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  16. Editorial:... while House gets realRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    Gov. Deval Patrick isn't the only one who has discovered the commonwealth's opiate crisis .

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  17. Editorial: Patrick shot downRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    And make no mistake, that's exactly what Gov. Deval Patrick was trying to do with his ridiculous ban on the painkiller Zohydro.

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  18. Astrue: Gov grandstanding on addictionRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... difference is critically important. Despite a shortage of evidence and any legal authority, last month Gov. Deval Patrick declared a "public health emergency" and blocked the sale of Zohydro in Massachusetts. His executive order outlawed only this ...

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  19. DCF shuffles the deckRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    The state's embattled child welfare agency is shaking up its leadership team under Commissioner Olga Roche with a new chief of staff plucked from City Hall and several promotions and reassignments - a move critics say appears to "prop up" Roche and "undercuts" Gov. Deval Patrick's claims of confidence in her.

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  20. MCLA gives vets a place of their own the Veterans Resource CenterRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    ... from the American Legion Post 152 of Williamstown, hang on the walls. The ceremony comes on the heels of Gov. Deval Patrick's signing of an updated Valor Act, which increases the scope of the bill passed in 2012. The new legislation, dubbed Valor ...

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