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SENATE RACE | THE RECORD

Rep. Stephen Lynch shifted views, but not local focus

Stephen F. Lynch was fuming.

Massport had just approved Governor William F. Weld’s plan to build a stadium for the New England Patriots on the agency’s land along the South Boston waterfront. In doing so, Massport had ignored residents who feared it would flood the neighborhood with traffic and rowdy tailgaters.

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