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A self-inflicted wound

Layoffs, salary reductions, and budget cuts have become distressingly commonplace.
Why massive cuts to cultural spending are counterproductive
By EDITORIAL  |  May 22, 2009

More democracy now

Those of us hooked on HBO’s John Adams miniseries have been basking in Massachusetts’s central role in ushering in our nation’s bold democratic experiment.
Why Beacon Hill should allow same-day voter registration
By EDITORIAL  |  April 02, 2008

Cash carousel

Even though the dollar has taken an international whupping of late, there remains at least one place where the love of the greenback remains strong: Beacon Hill.
Many things changed this year on Beacon Hill, but not the power of the almighty dollar
By DAVID S. BERNSTEIN  |  January 30, 2008

The new consensus

Can’t the Massachusetts House and Senate just get along?
Don’t be fooled by the friction. By and large, the Massachusetts House and Senate are on the same ideological page.
By ADAM REILLY  |  January 14, 2006