More from WBUR poll: voters want a say on casinos

Just over half (52 percent) favor placing a question repealing the state’s casino law on the ballot this November, with 39 percent opposed.

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New for WBUR: Opiate Abuse A Major Issue In Mass.

The poll also found openness to legalizing marijuana.

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How much per gallon? Coakley not alone in gas tax gaffe

Share Attorney General Martha Coakley has been catching flack today for flubbing the amount of the Massachusetts gas tax during an appearance on WCVB’s On the Record over the weekend. Coakley said she thought the state’s gas tax was 10 cents per gallon; the actual amount is 24 cents per gallon. Coakley’s error is certainly more understandable than […]

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Candidates look near and far in search for campaign cash

ShareDue to a new addition to the extended MPG family (Rosalie Ruth Koczela, born 3 weeks ago), we are a bit late on the April fundraising roundup. Rather than rehash the monthly fundraising totals, which have been reported elsewhere, we have summarized the full fundraising data, from January 1, 2013 through April 30, 2014,  in […]

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MassINC and MPG release Ready for Reform? Public Opinion on Criminal Justice in Massachusetts

Massachusetts residents support reforms that have saved money and reduced crime in other states.

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