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Boston Globe: Patrick 38%, Baker 31%, Cahill 9%, Stein 2%

http://www.boston.com/news/loc… I have included an apples-to-apples table comparing this poll to the previous ones conducted by The Boston Globe.  Since January, Charlie Baker is up 12%, Deval Patrick is up 8% and Tim Cahill is down 14%.  Jill Stein, currently at 2%, was not included in the January poll. Boston Globe/UNH
Date Deval Patrick Charlie Baker Tim Cahill 6/23/10 38%…

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Brian McGrory: “Charlie Baker’s a liar…”

You’re the most negative presence in a stunningly nasty gubernatorial campaign. You’ve tried to take a bottle of Wite-Out to your résumé and your life. You’re emerging not as a serious candidate with serious ideas, but as another politician who will say anything for a vote. Unless you’re careful, the result is going to be a landslide for an incumbent…

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Style Changes At NPR & Globe

This week National Public Radio announced formal changes to how it will identify the eternal participants in the battle over abortion in America. They will no longer be called “pro-life” and “pro-choice” instead they will be called “abortion rights supporters” and “abortion rights opponents”. This will likely upset some abortion opponents because the term “pro-life” insinuates that your opponents are…

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Globe endorsement: Martha Coakley for Senate

People in Massachusetts are understandably frustrated. Next week’s special election comes in the midst of a too-long Senate debate on health care, showcasing much of what is offensive about the rules of the Senate. The fact that a final bill hasn’t even emerged has left many people ready to toss away the whole thing. Stir in the anxiety that comes…

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