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Students Stage Protest Against Fossil Fuels At State House One hundred students rallied in the rain against future construction of gas fired power plants in Massachusetts.
New Taxes And Tax Hikes Included In Governor's Budget Plan Gov. Deval Patrick will propose hiking the Massachusetts cigarette tax by 50 cents per pack as part of a plan to raise $260 million in new revenues for the state budget, the administration said Friday.