Meanwhile, Congressman John Tierney broke his silence on the illegal gambling ring operated by his brothers-in-law this week.
And lawmakers announced a major overhaul of higher education that will tie budgets to student achievement at the state's two-year community colleges.
Plus, this week it got a little more expensive to ride the MBTA.
We'll cover those stories and more in Radio Boston's week in review.
This segment aired on July 6, 2012.