Deval Patrick's right-hand men and women
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Ian Bowles
Ian Bowles, 41, Secretary of Energy and Environmental Affairs
Bowles has ample political experience, working in Washington for Claudine Schneider, a Republican congresswoman from Rhode Island. From 1999 to 2001, he worked in the Clinton administration as associate director of the White House Council on Environmental Quality. Bowles he ran unsuccessfully for Congress in 1996, losing to US Representative William D. Delahunt. Most recently, he ran the Massachusetts Institute for a New Commonwealth, a centrist think tank.
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