Support the news

Reaction: Voters & Lawmakers

For the first time, Massachusetts held an outdoors inauguration. The day was warmish and the crowd packed Beacon Street as Deval Patrick swore the oath of office on the steps of the Statehouse.

Voters and lawmakers alike had plenty to say about the Commonwealth's 71st governor. WBUR's Martha Bebinger has the story.

This program aired on January 5, 2007. The audio for this program is not available.

+Join the discussion
TwitterfacebookEmail

Support the news