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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»