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Ranking and rating the possible successors as Senate president

State senators insist that nobody is thinking about succession when Therese Murray's tenure as Senate president ends.
Who's next
By DAVID S. BERNSTEIN  |  April 06, 2012

Brewer Gets The (W&M) Chair


After much speculation and rumor, word today is that the open Massachusetts state senate Ways & Means chair (left by the legendary Pangy) is going to...
By David S. Bernstein  |  January 20, 2011
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After the election

When legislators buried the marriage amendment without a vote at the November 9 Constitutional Convention, it was a good sign that pols have nothing to fear politically from same-sex marriage opponents.
Gay-marriage opponents intervene — and fail
By DAVID S. BERNSTEIN  |  November 29, 2006