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Gov. Deval Patrick. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: The Defensive Voice At The Top

A governor is elected to push the permanent bureaucracy toward goals endorsed by the voters. His hires ought to know that utter failure could be a job-threatening development.

02/17/2014

This car spun out on the Mass Pike in Natick, January 2, 2014. (Photo by Michelle Roberts-WBZ-TV)

Gov. Patrick Urges Residents To Stay Off Roads During Storm

Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick urged drivers to stay off the roads from 5 p.m. Saturday to 5 a.m. Sunday, and said “it won’t be possible to keep up with the clearing of the roads” during the storm.

02/15/2014

A 9-year-old boy was shot and killed in this home on Morton Street, Feb. 7, 2014. (WBZ-TV)

$50K Bail For Boston Boy Charged With Shooting 9-Year-Old Brother

A 14-year-old Boston boy charged with fatally shooting his 9-year-old brother appeared in court, Monday.

02/10/2014

Jeremiah Oliver. (Facebook)

Patrick Calls For Widespread Review Of DCF

Gov. Deval Patrick says the failure of the Department of Families and Children to keep track of a 5-year-old Fitchburg boy was inexcusable, but has provided the state with an opportunity to re-examine the agency.

01/27/2014

Deval Patrick. (Photo credit STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Patrick Unveils 2015 Budget Plan For Mass.

Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick delivered his final state budget plan to Beacon Hill lawmakers Wednesday, a $36.4 billion proposal that would increase spending by 4.9 percent over the current budget.

01/22/2014

Deval Patrick. (Photo credit STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: Patrick Needs To Give It To Us Straight

Jon Keller says Gov. Patrick needs to tell the truth about our economy.

01/21/2014

Deval Patrick. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Gov. Patrick Seeking $12 Million For Summer Jobs Program

Gov. Deval Patrick announced Saturday that Massachusetts is investing $12 million in state funds in a program that will pay for nearly 6,000 summer job-training opportunities.

01/18/2014

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Patrick Unveils $50 Million Climate Change Prep Plan

The plan includes a $40 million grant program by the Department of Energy Resources to help cities and towns to shore up protections around energy services.

01/14/2014

USNS Fall River is a high-speed vessel designed to transport troops and equipment. (Credit: U.S. Navy photo)

Massachusetts First Lady Christens US Navy Ship In Alabama

Massachusetts’ first lady Diane Patrick has helped christen a new Navy vessel in Alabama.

01/11/2014

Red Line subway

Mass. Officials Unveil $12B Transportation Plan

An ambitious plan unveiled by Gov. Deval Patrick’s administration on Friday seeks to modernize the state’s infrastructure by pumping billions of dollars into transportation, including new MBTA trains, road and bridge repairs, and all-electronic tolling.

01/10/2014

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