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Martha Coakley’s campaign kick-off was short on content

Martha Coakley calls Medford home, and so it was the logical place for her to kick off her three-day, 18-city-and-town gubernatorial announcement tour. The message of that swing: This is not the listless, coast-on-your-laurels candidate who lost a winnable race to featherweight Republican Scott Brown in 2010.

No indeed. The new Coakley will be a candidate who campaigns until the last dog dies.

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