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For $50, you can hang out with Charlie Baker

There’s no better way to commemorate the vernal equinox than plunking down 50 bucks to hang out with politicians.

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Vermont Democrats elect first Muslim state party chair in the nation

Vermont Democrats have elected Faisal Gill, a Muslim attorney practicing in Burlington, as the state’s new party chairman. Gill, who lives in Winooski, is the first Muslim state party chairman in the country, according to the Vermont Democratic Party.

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A win — possibly! — for government transparency

Massachusetts is one of two states where the governor’s office claims to be completely exempt from the public records laws. However, the new supervisor of records, Rebecca S. Murray, appears to be questioning that blanket exemption.

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State gets good grades from bond-rating firms

Moody’s and Fitch both gave Massachusetts their second-from-highest rating.

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US Senate race weighs on Baker’s team

Some analysts are convinced the best scenario for Governor Charlie Baker would be a bland, middle-of-the-road Senate nominee.

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What do people call Baker about? The Weymouth natural gas compressor station, for starters

The governor is getting a lot of calls from the South Shore, where folks are fuming over a possible natural gas compressor station in Weymouth.

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Patrick ally joins Setti Warren’s team

Joshua Boger will serve as finance chair for the Newton mayor’s as-yet-unannounced campaign for governor.

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New Edition star turns up for massive Roxbury project

The long-awaited Tremont Crossing megaproject got a celebrity boost Thursday evening.

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What do the governor’s constituents call to talk about?

Governor Charlie Baker said legislative pay raises generated the single greatest number of calls in a single day. What else are his constituents talking about?

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From Baker, a partisan pitch

In a recent fundraising pitch, Governor Charlie Baker implies Democrats are longing to return to a time before his arrival when, he claims, political corruption, roguish behavior, and dictatorial leadership ran amuck at the State House.

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Chris Christie, John Kasich, Jeb Bush, and Ted Cruz have picked up the most support from top party activists in the Granite State so far.

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