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Scot Lehigh

A columnist for the Editorial/Op-Ed section, Lehigh provides commentary on a number of issues. Since joining the staff in 1989, he has held several editorial positions and has been a consistent member of the paper’s political reporting staff.

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SCOT LEHIGH

Rewriting the Mass. pot law is a bad idea, but legislators are doing it anyway

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The wish of the voters as expressed on the ballot deserves a certain respect and deference.

SCOT LEHIGH

Senate Republicans’ Herculean effort at hypocrisy

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We’ve reached a trying time indeed in the Republicans’ Repeal-and-Pretend effort on the Affordable Care Act.

SCOT LEHIGH

Thank the Boston Police for a quieter city

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Sometimes long hours — days, almost — go by without the roar of an unmuffled motorcycle blasting noise all over the Common.

SCOT LEHIGH

Consider Kansas: Tax cuts don’t pay for themselves

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Over the last few years, Kansas Republicans learned a seemingly simple economic lesson.