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In the latest edition of Boston Magazine, former Boston city councilor Mike Ross puts forth a provocative idea: sell the Massachusetts State House and move the capital to Springfield.

The idea might sound far-fetched, but Ross writes that Springfield is "New England's version of Detroit" and that moving the capital there could save a "dying city."

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Mike Ross, lawyer at Prince Lobel. Former Boston city councilor. He tweets @MikeforBoston.

This segment aired on August 28, 2017.

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