Transfer of power
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Gov. Mitt Romney prepared to leave the State House in the symbolic end of his governorship. He gave Gov.-elect Deval Patrick the symbols of the office including a key, a Bible, and a gavel.
Gov. Mitt Romney prepared to leave the State House in the symbolic end of his governorship. He gave Gov.-elect Deval Patrick the symbols of the office including a key, a Bible, and a gavel.
(Globe Staff Photo / David L. Ryan)