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More women in the Massachusetts House means there should be more women at the top

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House Speaker Robert DeLeo needs to put the next state budget in the hands of an able female lawmaker.

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EDITORIAL

More women in the Massachusetts House means there should be more women at the top

House Speaker Robert DeLeo needs to put the next state budget in the hands of an able female lawmaker.

JEFF JACOBY

Needed: more immigrants, less welfare

Walling off the welfare state to noncitizens would make immigration less contentious.

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