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Gas-Fired Power Plant Approved For Salem

The Patrick administration has approved construction a new 692-megawatt gas-fired power plant to be located the site of the existing Salem Harbor Station.


Gov. Patrick signs repeal of Computer and Software Services Tax, Sept. 27, 2013. (Photo: Eric Haynes - Governor's Office)

Patrick To Stump In Texas This Weekend

Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick is heading to the heart of Texas to help rally Democrats in that decidedly Republican-leaning state.


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Gov. Patrick To Stump For Booker In NJ

Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick is set to hit the campaign trail in New Jersey.


A news conference before hearings on gun control in Boston on Friday. (Photo by Karen Twomey)

Beacon Hill Hears Arguments Over Gun Control Bills

Gov. Deval Patrick is again appealing to Massachusetts lawmakers to approve his sweeping gun control bill.


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

Patrick To Attend March On Washington

Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick is among those planning to be in Washington to honor the 50th anniversary of a civil rights march that included the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have A Dream” speech.


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Patrick Signs Bill To Okay Mass. Sales Tax Holiday Weekend

Massachusetts shoppers can begin making up their shopping lists for another summer tax-free weekend.


Massachusetts State House. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Lawmakers Override Patrick’s Transportation Bill Veto

Massachusetts lawmakers have voted to override Gov. Deval Patrick’s veto of a transportation financing bill.


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Patrick Signs State Budget, Vetoes $417 Million Transportation Bill

Gov. Deval Patrick has signed a $34 billion state budget while vetoing $417 million in transportation and local aid pending the fate of a separate transportation financing bill.


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Patrick’s Amendment To Mass. Transportation Bill Seen As Unlikely To Pass

Gov. Deval Patrick is squabbling with legislators over details of the transportation bill he was delivered and is likely to end up with far less than he originally sought.


Governor Patrick delivers his State of the Commonwealth address, Jan. 16, 2013. (Photo: Eric Haynes/Governor’s Office)

Patrick Wants Gas Tax Amendment For Transportation Bill

Gov. Deval Patrick is asking lawmakers to approve a change in a transportation finance bill that would allow an increase in the state gasoline tax if tolls are removed from the western portion of the Massachusetts Turnpike.