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State revenue surge raises options for Patrick

With tax collections running more than half a billion dollars above benchmarks through April, Governor Deval Patrick may reverse some of the $225 million in emergency budget cuts he made in ­December.

“Yes, we’re looking at that now,” Patrick told State House News Service Friday as he left his office for an event in Waltham with his dog Tobey after a Cabinet meeting.

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