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CAMPAIGN 2010 | RACE FOR GOVERNOR

Baker, Patrick duel on welfare

Challenger blasts debit card system

Republican gubernatorial candidate Charles D. Baker greeted people yesterday as they entered South Station. Republican gubernatorial candidate Charles D. Baker greeted people yesterday as they entered South Station. (Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe)
By Michael Levenson and Noah Bierman
Globe Staff / October 30, 2010

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With a flurry of new polls suggesting a close race for governor, Republican challenger Charles D. Baker attacked Governor Deval Patrick over the state’s welfare program yesterday, trying to blame him for a long-established system that gives some recipients access to cash for unrestricted purchases. (Full article: 884 words)

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