Week In Review: Bench Clears, Schools Revamp, Casinos Idle

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The head of the state's highest court steps down. The clock's ticking faster on a controversial casino bill. And new achievement goals are adopted for Massachusetts schools.

This week, journalists look at changes in the Supreme Judicial Court, a possible stalemate on casino legislation and how a shift in educational standards is heating up the governor's race.


  • Craig Sandler, owner and general manager of State House News Service, which covers news related to the Massachusetts state government
  • Kenneth J. Cooper, a independent journalist who has specialized in covering government, politics and social policy

This program aired on July 23, 2010.


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