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  1. Zachary's story: From ankle injury to opiate addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    ... you're going to kill yourself." In March 2014, amid a particularly deadly spate of heroin overdoses, Gov. Deval Patrick declared the opiate epidemic in Massachusetts a public-health emergency and vowed to dedicate $20 million to address the unmet ...

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  2. Third canal bridge debate is overRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    ... next to the existing Sagamore Bridge. How should a new bridge be paid for? Back in October, former Gov. Deval Patrick, in a goodbye hug for the financial services industry, led a field trip of 100 lawyers, investment bankers and state ...

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  3. Solar project to debut Monday at Provincetown landfillRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    ... The solar power market in Massachusetts has boomed following incentive programs offered under former Gov. Deval Patrick's administration, Argo said. The state's Clean Energy Center this week announced the end of the Commonwealth Solar II program, an ...

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  4. Patrick transportation secretary to head Olympic effortRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Boston 2024, the group pushing to make Boston the host city for the 2024 summer Olympics, has hired the state's former transportation secretary as its new CEO. Richard Davey, the transportation boss under former Gov. Deval Patrick, succeeds Dan O'Connell, who was housing and economic development secretary under Patrick.

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  5. Supporters: Patrick's environmental legacy secureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Cape Cod Times

    BOSTON – Before he won over the party faithful with his lofty rhetoric and vision for a new era in government, Deval Patrick was a political neophyte in the Democratic primary for governor who wanted to learn more about the wind farm proposed for Nantucket Sound. In Matt Patrick, he found a Cape legislator whose controversial support of Cape Wind would go on to be detailed in the sixth chapter – called “The Passion of Matt Patrick” – of a book about the project.

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  6. New Bedford woman engaged to Governor's daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Alisha Marie Lemieux's Facebook post that "I said yes to the love of my life," she was thrilled for her high school best friend. "I just saw that the other day, and I was very excited for her," said Pedro, a dispatcher in the New Bedford Police Department.

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  7. Three is a Magic NumberRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | The Washington Monthly

    ... candidates and keeping speculation alive about his future intentions. Just as [former Massachusetts Governor] Deval Patrick's win in 2006 and reelection in 2010 offered a model that Barack Obama copied perfectly, Charlie Baker's path from defeat to ...

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  8. Brian Snyder/ReutersBoston's Putin-Esque Olympic Gag OrderBoston's...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

    ... power players, and hired what The Boston Globe calls "a virtual alumni club of [outgoing Democratic Governor] Deval Patrick's administration"-all while keeping bid plans under wraps. Boston 2024's well-connected outreach team has neutralized ...

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  9. Baker reassures municipal leaders on budget cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    ... The state's most recent lieutenant governor, Democrat Timothy Murray, played a similar role under former Gov. Deval Patrick. The executive order issued Friday creates a new entity called the Community Compact Cabinet to "champion municipal ...

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  10. Davey to take over leadership of Boston 2024Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... team," Fish said. Davey spent seven years at the Massachusetts Bay Commuter Railroad Co. before former Gov. Deval Patrick hired him to run the MBTA in 2008. After 18 months at the T, Patrick chose him to oversee the 10,000-employee MassDOT. He held ...

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  11. Baker OKs delay in BCEC bondsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    Gov. Charlie Baker is slamming the brakes on the $1 billion bond offering for the controversial expansion of the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center by ordering a two-month delay while his finance team sorts through the current budget mess. The massive bond offering, which former Gov. Deval Patrick approved last summer amid simmering concerns about the project's costs, was set to be issued on Monday, according to Treasurer Deb Goldberg's office.

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  12. Former State Transportation Chief To Head Olympics GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... was the general manager of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority before being named by then-Gov. Deval Patrick in 2011 to serve as state transportation secretary and chief executive of MassDOT. Boston 2024 chairman John Fish cited Davey's ...

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  13. Committee assignments givenRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    State Sen. Kevin Eltife, R-Tyler, will take the helm of the powerful Senate Business and Commerce Committee this session. Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick announced committee assignments late Friday.

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  14. Governor Baker reassures municipal leaders on budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Berkshire Eagle

    ... The state's most recent lieutenant governor, Democrat Timothy Murray, played a similar role under former Gov. Deval Patrick. The executive order issued Friday creates a new entity called the Community Compact Cabinet, chaired by Polito, to "champion ...

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  15. Baker appointments may signal change in policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Cape Cod Times

     Former Gov. Deval Patrick took an aggressive approach to renewable energy: setting goals, supporting initiatives, and even proposing to increase the target for green energy use by utilities to an ambitious 45 percent by 2020, just before ...

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  16. Je Suis BarackRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | The Washington Monthly

    ... of the Founding Fathers. (I first heard about this project in early-2007, when then-Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick rejected Norquist's call to issue a proclamation naming February 6 "Ronald Reagan Day" in the Bay State ). Those who endlessly ...

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  17. Lt. Gov. Patrick announces Senate committees; only 2 of 14 chaired by DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Morning News

    Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick announced senate committees and chairs for the 2015 Legislature on Friday, keeping a campaign promise to cut the number of Democrats chairing committees. The 14 committees - down from the previous 18 - will be chaired by a dozen Republicans and two Democrats.

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  18. Weekly Roundup a " The Sound of Air EscapingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WWLP

    ... Children and Families caseloads and public defenders are not reflected in the budget signed last July by Gov. Deval Patrick. The governor mostly resisted the natural impulse to point the finger at his predecessor, who insisted the gap was a much ...

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  19. Shadows of organizers and reporters pass a video display screen prior ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WWLP

    ... was the general manager of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority before being named by then-Gov. Deval Patrick in 2011 to serve as state transportation secretary and chief executive of MassDOT. Boston 2024 chairman John Fish cited Davey's ...

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    Friday | WHDH

    ... was the general manager of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority before being named by then-Gov. Deval Patrick in 2011 to serve as state transportation secretary and chief executive of MassDOT. Boston 2024 chairman John Fish cited Davey's ...

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