Sessions refused to answer hard questions, Boston hosts historic ships and the Mass. House debated recreational marijuana taxes. All that and more from Tom Keane’s weekly news roundup.
So-called shadow banks have almost tripled their percentage share of home loans since 2007, writes Rich Barlow. Why is this worrisome? It was a shadow bank that was the first domino to fall in the 2008 financial crisis.
We strongly support the animal welfare objectives of Question 3, write William A. Masters and Jennifer Hashley, but the more we learn about the measure, the more harmful we find its unintended consequences are likely to be.