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Patrick roars to nomination

Declares a change in Bay State politics; Healey launches attack

Deval L. Patrick addressed supporters last night at the Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel following his win in the Democratic gubernatorial primary.
By Frank Phillips
Globe Staff / September 20, 2006

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Deval L. Patrick, who rose from poverty in Chicago's South Side to corporate boardrooms and a top post in the Clinton administration, swept to victory in the Democratic Party primary for governor yesterday, becoming the first African-American to win a major party's nomination for the top job in the state. (Full article: 1296 words)

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