Political Headlines - February 21, 2014




  • Olga Roche should fall on the sword: The head of the troubled DCF agency staying in her position, in the wake of the latest scandal, is the height of arrogance. Kevin Cullen details the story.


  • GOP activists press platform change: A cadre of conservatives is pushing to reshape the state Republican Party's platform on gay marriage and abortion. Michael Levenson reports.


  • Governor Deval Patrick's troubles:  Some of the problems facing the state are things that a more competent manager might well have prevented.  Scot Lehigh details the latest.