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OPEN SEAT: Paul Casey – 31st Middlesex

Democrat Paul Casey has retired from his 31st Middlesex House seat, which includes all of Winchester and most of Stoneham. Republican Brian O’Connor, a Winchester Selectman, has taken out nomination papers. The Democrats have a primary between businessman Jason Lewis and Stoneham Town Moderator Mike Rotondi. Rotondi was penalized by the Massachusetts Ethics Commission in 2005 for violating state ethics…

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A little victory?

Kudos for

Brad Jones
. BOSTON-House Republicans have blocked an effort to raise the salaries of members of the Legislature’s Revenue Committee. The raises would have doubled the bonus pay for the Revenue Committee co-chairs — Sen. Cynthia Creem and Rep. John Binienda — and added $7,500 for House vice-chairman Rep. William Straus’ salaries. The proposed raises were tacked on…

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