Martha Coakley offers conflicting words on DCF: As a candidate for governor, Coakley has strongly criticized the Department of Children and Families, but strikes a different tone as attorney general. Frank Phillips and Michael Levenson report.
- At state GOP's convention, being heard has a price: The Massachusetts Republican Party is charging gubernatorial candidates $25,000 to speak at the event. Stephanie Ebbert details the story.
A strong early prospect for AG race: Maura Healey, a former assistant attorney general, is just the kind of person you want in politics. Scot Lehigh details the latest.