Political Headlines - March 25, 2013

  • New report slams Mass. on correction reform: Despite steeply declining violent crime rates, the percentage of residents behind bars has tripled since the early 1980s, according to a bipartisan study. Globe politics reporter Wesley Lowery details. 
  • Mayoral run by Thomas Menino still uncertain: The truth, according to staffers and friends, is that Menino is struggling with the decision about whether to run for a sixth term. Globe politics reporter Andrew Ryan elaborates. 
  • America's security, under the weather: Protecting against climate change isn't just a matter of preserving natural resources; it is about adapting everyday activities to the threat. Globe columnist Juliette Kayyem writes.