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Why governors drive dangerously fast. NYT
Joel Kotkin says baby boomers will retire in the 'burbs, not downtown. WSJ (paid subsc)
Without free lunches from lobbyists, legislators meet less frequently. Sun Sentinel
Is propane the next biofuel? MIT Tech Review
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