Feb. 9, 2011

TOP FIVE:
NJ: Brown Hopes to Raise $25 Million for Reelection
Cambridge Day: Even retired, city manager would reap extraordinary rewards
Patriot Ledger: Local officials plead for early state-aid figures
AP:Stimulus gives Mass. $7B, but funds drying up
CW:Rebate records withheld by state

PATRICK:
Globe:Patrick says he considered resigning
Globe:In his own words
Sun-Chron:Governor visits North Attleboro school

STATE HEADLINES:
WGBH: Labor unions face an image crisis
MA: Martha Coakley — School cell ban pushes the right buttons
AP: GOP seeks to close children’s psychiatric hospital – Boston.com
AP: Secretary of State William Galvin: More corporations being formed in Massachusetts
Herald: Josh Wall goes before Gov. Council
Department of Energy Awards Massachusetts Solar Companies $12.6 Million in Grants | Get Solar.com

AUDITS:
MassLive.com/Republican: Massachusetts auditor’s report calls for improved management of civil processing fees collected by Hampden County sheriffs office
Cape Cod Times: State audit finds flaws in Cape courts’ bookkeeping

GAMBLING
MassLive.com/Republican: Mohegan Sun CEO Mitchell Etess visits Beacon Hill to reaffirm plans for Palmer casino

MISC.
AP: Ex-Hooters girl, now Tenn. lawmaker, says job helped advance her career

LOCAL HEADLINES:
E-Trib: Unions ask state to squash mayor’s gag order
E-Trib: Lawrence police to keep eye on flags
WL:Weymouth mayor warns of $700K local aid cut – Weymouth, Massachusetts – Weymouth News
Worcester T&G:City Council wants to woo Pfizer
Herald: Mayor Thomas M. Menino sends message to Wal-Mart – BostonHerald.com

BEST OF THE BLOGS:
RMG:Day 8, when will the House call the 6th Worcester Special Election?
WL:Congressman Mike Capuano mulls Senate run against Scott Brown
Keller @ Large: The Ts Horrific Future
Globe:Trip, book release signal new Patrick phase

AROUND NEW ENGLAND:
CT Courant: Malloy Would Merge Environmental, Utility-Control Agencies
RI Projo: Chafee taps Blocks’ campaign manager
NH Concord Monitor: Gun rights bill comes under fire
VT Brattleboro Reformer:VY seeks source of tritium
ME Portland Press Herald: Gov. Paul LePage’s nominees for farm agency, DHHS confirmed
AP:Shumlin lays out health reform plan

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