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BEST Power Play

1999 BEST Power Play

Wayne Budd, New England group president, Bell Atlantic

Lucky him: He contributes mightily to the winning campaign of his high school buddy and former law partner, Attorney General Tom Reilly; then he gets appointed by Governor Cellucci to chair the committee screening nominees to the Supreme Judicial Court—at… read more »

1995 BEST Power Play


Raytheon said that the cost of doing business in Massachusetts was so high that if it couldn’t get a discount on its utilities it might just have to pick up its 20,000-odd jobs and head for the Sun Belt. The… read more »