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Hillary Clinton gushed over Warren, calling the senator “my friend” and “a great leader.” Warren praised Clinton as a “fighter.”

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The billionaire running for president now seeks to persuade millions of Americans to give him money.

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Supreme Court blocks an entire anti-abortion strategy

The justices ruled that states can’t restrict access to abortion under the pretense of protecting women’s health.

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A centrist leader is imperative, for the stability of our nation and for the stability of the world.


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The British vote is a powerful signal of deep and pervasive problems in our approach to globalization.

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State budget gap could be nearly $1 billion

Tax revenue for the fiscal year that starts July 1 is expected to be $650 million to $950 million less than anticipated.

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The billionaire running for president now seeks to persuade millions of Americans to give him money.

House Democrats release Benghazi report to counter Republican inquiry

The report casts the Republican investigation as a politically motivated crusade that wasted time and money.

Political Happy Hour: June 27, 2016

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New England states are roadblock for Libertarians

While it’s extremely unlikely the Libertarians could win the presidential race, they could influence the final results.By James Pindell

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Legislation targets MassFiscal

Democratic lawmakers on Beacon Hill have been seething about legal loopholes they say allow the Massachusetts Fiscal Alliance.

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In the Berkshires, a lovely (government-rate) retreat

The Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination’s trip to a high-end resort has set off alarms.

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The senator from Mass. might be getting the better part of the deal.

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The conflict about the Jade Helm 15 exercise illustrates some of the most confounding political divisions in the country.

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