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Opinion

JOAN VENNOCHI

National GOP could be an albatross for Charlie Baker

As a lonely Republican campaigning in a state loaded with Democrats and Democrat-leaning independents, Charlie Baker faces many challenges in his quest to become the next governor of Massachusetts.

An early one unfolded this week: how to avoid political death by association with his national party.

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