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Angry at Beacon Hill? Vote Republican

By Joan Vennochi

Globe Columnist / October 12, 2008 MASSACHUSETTS voters could send a message to liberal Democrats on Beacon Hill by voting to rescind the state income tax. Or they could just stop sending liberal Democrats to Beacon Hill. “If you really want to send a message . . . send more Republicans,” said state Representative George Peterson, a…

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Lebeaux in race for Senate seat


ssutner@telegram.com John I. Lebeaux, a candidate for the state Senate seat being vacated by Edward M. Augustus Jr., D-Worcester, who is stepping down at the end of the year, says he is a Republican in the tradition of former Gov. William F. Weld, fiscally conservative but liberal on most social issues. “I want…

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