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Globe Editorial

Patrick's party

December 12, 2006

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IN HIS CAMPAIGN for governor, Deval Patrick promised to increase participation by all Massachusetts residents in the civic life of the state. It is a misstep, however, to allow major corporations and political interest groups to contribute up to $50,000 each to pay for his inaugural festivities. Whether fairly or not, accepting such largesse sends a message that contributors will ... (Full article: 460 words)

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