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Pedone Mum on Need for Special, Brownsberger Plans to Assist from Senate

By Matt Murphy

STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE STATE HOUSE, BOSTON, JAN. 10, 2011….Rep. Vincent Pedone on Tuesday deferred to his colleagues over whether there should be a special election to fill the Worcester House seat he’s vacating, while Rep. William Brownsberger said he was prepared to respond to his constituents from the Senate if his seat goes unfilled in 2012.…

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Secretary Galvin, Electoral Precedent is not on Your Side

Yesterday, we learned that Secretary of State William F. Galvin believes that approximately 45,00 residents of Worcester should go without representation for close to a year.  According to Galvin, this should happen because holding a special election in old districts, after new districts have been drawn could prove difficult. Precedence, even in a Presidential election year, is not on the…

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