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Leaving on 'own terms,' speaker brings end to era

By Raphael Lewis
Globe Staff / September 28, 2004

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House Speaker Thomas M. Finneran formally announced yesterday that he will resign the speakership today to lead the Massachusetts Biotechnology Council. After eight years of dominating Beacon Hill politics, Finneran declared defiantly that he "did not want to be chased" from office, but instead wanted to leave on his own terms. (Full Article: 1106 Words)

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