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Governor Given Control of Big Dig

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The answer to the question, "who's in charge?" of the Big Dig, has taken a dramatic turn.

Governor Mitt Romney yesterday filed a proposal to take control of the Big Dig and before the day was out the House and Senate, in an unusual, bi-partisan move, gave him near unanimous approval.

The governor's plan included another push to oust Turnpike Authority Chairman Matt Amorello, but that part did not pass.

This program aired on July 14, 2006. The audio for this program is not available.

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