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Governor says no to interim State Rep for Peabody

5 Feb

By Eye on Peabody

Just to update an earlier story here, Governor Deval Patrick has rejected Peabody Mayor Ted Bettencourt’s request to temporarily fill the 12th Essex State Rep seat left vacant following the death of Joyce Spilliotis, citing that there is no current law that allows for this.

 Here are more details in the Patch.