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Mass. Economy Growing

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Massachusetts' economic growth is outpacing the nation.

A new report, by the University of Massachusetts-Donahue Institute, shows the state's economy grew at a rate of 4.7% during this year's first quarter, over three times the national rate.

Expansion in the science and high tech sectors contributed to the best showing since 2003.

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