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Weekly Roundup - Neat, But Not Tidy

ABRA-CADABRA: Gov. Charlie Baker's new budget proposal would increase state spending while using one-time revenue and an infusion from the rainy day fund to cope with a major drop in tax collections. "Pretty neat trick, huh?" the governor said Wednesday. [Nancy Lane/Boston Herald/Pool]

It's easier to understand now why Gov. Charlie Baker didn't want to cancel Halloween. He had his costume all picked out. And no he's not dressing as Donald Trump.

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