Brown trashes ‘one-party rule’ – Gov’s Health bill before committee today – Steve Buoniconti: pitch man – Brownie backlash

DOWNTOWN: U.S. Sen Scott Brown used his graduation address at Lasell College over the weekend (AP) to trash Democratic one-party rule on Beacon Hill (Globe), blaming state government’s corruption problems on a "go along, get along" culture.(Herald)

HEALTH CARE: Gov. Patrick’s health care payment reform proposal goes before a legislative panel today (AP).

SELL THEM PAPES: Former Sen. Stephen Buoniconti appears in a TV ad for The Springfield Republican, touts Repub’s "slanted stories" and how it cost him the DA race. Seriously weird.

THERE OUGHT TO BE A LAW: Darn kids these days, with their hi-fi radios and their sleep-inducing brownies. (AP) First they came for the Four Loko and I didn’t speak out because I didn’t drink Four Loko….

Brown speaks out on Dimasi charges | AP:
Sen. Scott Brown to grads: Beacon Hill corrupt –
One-party dominance can lead to corruption, Brown says – The Boston Globe

Mass. AG presses anti-human trafficking initiative – AP:

MBTA cuts commuter rail break on fines – The Boston Globe:
Study: Pioneer Valley Transit Authority and Greenfield Franklin Regional Transit Authority do a good job linking people with jobs |
Greenfield may become hub for high-speed lines – DHG:

Legislation Launches Statewide Hearings On Health Care Costs | WBUR:
Massachusetts considers ending ‘lifetime alimony’ – AP :
Panel hears bill on Mass. health care costs – AP:

Kerry says US-Pakistan alliance at ‘critical moment’ – AP:

Mohegan Sun to expand into New York with casino in Catskills |

Pols homing in on absentee landlords –
Credit card use frustrates cabdrivers – The Boston Globe

Patches on shame of addiction: I felt like a loser –

Sals trial could cast dark cloud over Democrats –

Actor Waterston honored by Burns at Mass. museum – AP:

Norfolk County sheriff will be on the line to residents – Milford DN:
Biomass plant developers in Russell, Springfield tout air quality, safety |

Massachusetts Liberal: Commuter rail goes off track:
Keller @ Large: Bump Discusses Auditor Office Shake-Up « CBS Boston:
Red Mass Group:: Krazy Kay Khan Thinks Candy is Not Food. :
Blue Mass Group | Scott Brown says hell vote to gut Medicare:
Red Mass Group:: In Commencement Address, Scott Brown takes off the Gloves :
Red Mass Group:: Deval Patrick’s Medical Unification Board

RI Doherty launches campaign with $50,000 of his own; staffing is next | Politics | | The Providence Journal :
ME Statehouse Notebook: Borrowing proposals top agenda | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram :
ME Medicinal marijuana growers join forces | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram :
N.H. GOP pushes right-to-work bill – Lowell Sun Online: