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By Emily Miller
Obama is losing the debate on gun ownership, concealed-carry permits
Topic - Gov. Deval Patrick'S Administration
Gov. Deval Patrick's administration is giving more than $3 million in grants to Massachusetts cities in what officials say is an effort to close a persistent achievement gap in public education.
BOSTON (AP) — 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.
The nation's first offshore wind farm enjoys high-profile federal and state backing, but it hasn't been able to win over one important party: the second-largest utility in Massachusetts.