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  • Mass. gov. orders surprise pharmacy inspections

    The governor of Massachusetts is ordering surprise inspections of certain pharmacies after one was linked to a deadly nationwide meningitis outbreak.


  • Mass. gov.: Fungus seen at meningitis-linked firm

    State officials investigating a pharmacy linked to a deadly outbreak of meningitis said Tuesday they found shoddy sterilization practices and unclean conditions there, including debris-covered floor mats and standing water from a leaking boiler.


  • Mass. gov: Drug firm may have misled regulators

    The specialty pharmacy linked to a deadly meningitis outbreak may have misled regulators and done work beyond the scope of its state license, Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick said Wednesday.


  • 2nd firm agrees to temporary shutdown in outbreak

    The specialty pharmacy linked to a deadly meningitis outbreak may have misled regulators and done work beyond the scope of its state license, Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick said Wednesday.


  • Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick speaks with reporters in Cambridge, Mass., on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012. Mr. Patrick said he expects criminal charges will be brought in an investigation of misconduct by a state lab chemist who admitted faking drug-sample results, forging signatures and skipping proper procedures. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

    Mass. governor expects charges in lab scandal

    Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick said Thursday he expects criminal charges will be brought in an investigation of misconduct by a state lab chemist who admitted faking drug-sample results, forging signatures and skipping proper procedures.


  • ** FILE ** Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick (Associated Press)

    Mass. legislators overrules governor to bar welfare from being spent on vices

    Massachusetts state legislators have made it harder to spend welfare dollars on goods like alcohol and beauty supplies over the objections of their governor.


  • ** FILE ** Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick (Associated Press)

    Mass. Senate to tackle health care payment plan

    Gov. Deval Patrick praised lawmakers Tuesday for tackling the high cost of medical care in Massachusetts while expressing reservations about some aspects of cost containment legislation, including a proposal to create a new state agency responsible for monitoring health care expenditures.


  • Lawmakers react to biggest job gain in months

    Fresh off news of the biggest U.S. job gain in nine months, policymakers and lawmakers took to the airwaves Sunday morning to offer their spin on the plodding economic recovery - and to say whether they praise or blame President Obama for it.


  • Massachusetts governor has two-book deal

    Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick has a two-book deal, including a budget-priced e-book and a second work that will build on responses to the first.


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