Political Headlines - November 27, 2012

  • State House aides get raises: Legislative leaders handed out pay raises to their staff, despite a looming budget crunch that has prompted Governor Patrick to weigh a new round of spending cuts. Globe politics reporter Michael Levenson outlines.



  • Rockets vs. resolutions: With an appearance by the moderate Palestinian group Fatah set for this week at the UN, the question of peaceful methods or violence to resolve the Israel-Palestinian conflict is at the fore. Globe columnist Farah Stockman reports.