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WAMC New England News
6:42 am
Mon July 14, 2008

Number of civil unions in Connecticut dropping

Hartford, CT – Figures show that the number of same-sex
couples seeking civil unions in Connecticut has been steadily declining. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
7:21 am
Fri July 11, 2008

November election ballot questions has been set

MA – The order has been set for the three questions that will be on the November election ballot in Massachusetts. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
7:17 am
Fri July 11, 2008

Benefits for gay couples can't be applied retroactively

MA – The highest court in Massachusetts has ruled that marriage benefits for gay couples can't be applied retroactively to the time before same-sex marriage was legalized in the state. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
6:56 am
Fri July 11, 2008

Edwards is criticizing Connecticut's governor

Hartford,CT – Former Democratic presidential candidate
John Edwards is criticizing Connecticut's governor for vetoing an increase in the state's minimum wage. More from WAMC's Carrie Saldo. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
6:54 am
Fri July 11, 2008

Very small population growth in CT

Hartford,CT – The Connecticut State Data Center says
figures from last year show the population growth in the state is very small. Details from WAMC's Carrie Saldo. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
6:40 am
Fri July 11, 2008

MassPike trims more jobs

Springfield, MA – The Massachusetts Turnpike Authority has further tightened its belt by trimming 28 jobs in a move expected to save the agency about $1 million. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more.COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
6:59 am
Wed July 9, 2008

MBTA workers will pay a portion of their health care premiums

MA – MBTA workers will pay a portion of their health care premiums after retirement for the first time under a new contract assembled in arbitration between the transit agency and
union officials. WAMC's Carrie Saldo has more.COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
6:57 am
Wed July 9, 2008

Bill that would allow consumers to prevent online tracking discussed

Springfield, MA – Massachusetts House and Senate members are discussing a bill that would allow consumers to prevent Internet search providers and
search engines from tracking their online habits. WAMC's Carrie Saldo has more.
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WAMC New England News
6:54 am
Wed July 9, 2008

Patrick is set to launch town hall meeting tour

Springfield, MA – Massachusetts Governor Patrick is set to launch a five-week town hall meeting tour across Massachusetts to let residents spell out issues they consider most important. WAMC's Carrie Saldo has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
6:51 am
Wed July 9, 2008

Patrick hopes new child welfare law brings good news

Springfield, MA – Massachusetts Governor Patrick says that when it comes time to assess the effectiveness of a new child welfare law, he hopes no
news will be good news. WAMC's Carrie Saldo has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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