Mass. delegation provides key votes for debt deal – Court reorg bill on Gov’s desk – Wind turbine backlash

DEBT: Now that the debt ceiling crisis is (almost) over, our electeds can get back to worrying about more provincial matters. (PI, WBUR)

COURTS: The court reorganization bill (BBJ) is ready for the Governor’s signature (Patch).

WIND: Resistance to wind turbines seems to be growing on Cape Cod and beyond (CCT). I’m not sure which party a Cape Wind documentary helps (AP).

Brown casts a vote for Reid plan from Political Intelligence:
Mass. Congressional Delegation Talks Debt Ceiling | WBUR:
Mass. Dems Vital To Pushing Debt Ceiling Bill Through Congress | WBUR:

Casino gambling back on track in Massachusetts – Thoroughbred Times :

State Passes Court Reorganization Legislation; Awaits Governor’s Signature – Framingham, MA Patch:
Bill would bring civilian oversight to courts – Boston Business Journal:

Bigger bottle bill gains backing – Boston Business Journal:
Legislators from Fall River, adjacent towns yet to back an expanded bottle bill – Fall River, MA – The Herald News:

Auto Makers, Mechanics At Odds Over Repairs | Worcester Business Journal:

Locally, boat excise tax receipts are small, but ‘it’s the law’ » Merrimack Valley », North Andover, MA :
Only incumbents file election papers in Leominster – Sentinel & Enterprise:

State invites Franklin High into model school program – The Boston Globe:
Monday Morning Briefing –
Pols: Throw Net on offenders –
State texting ban requires education, enforcement – Ledger:

South End loses a force – The Boston Globe:

Bourne wind project offers residents last chance to be heard |
Filmmakers document Cape Wind saga | AP:
Statewide coalition urges moratorium on wind turbines |

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