Political Headlines - January 29, 2014


  • Income gap? Not many are worried: The solution to income inequality is getting government out of the way so more of the poor can climb their way to success.  Jeff Jacoby details the gap. 


  • The bipartisan fix: Lawmakers are beginning to unite behind a national bank for roads and bridges. Scot Lehigh details the latest. 


  •  Governor Patrick looks back on his successes: Patrick focused more on burnishing his accomplishments in his final State of the Commonwealth address than on laying out a forceful agenda. Michael Levenson and Joshua Miller detail the story.