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Faneuil Hall Performers Strike; State Hires Olympics Watchdog

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DOWNTOWN BOSTON—Here's why the area around Faneuil Hall may seem a little quieter than usual: "More than 40 musicians and entertainers are on strike, organizers say, following the release of a proposed 'Street Performer Management Agreement' that they say limits their freedom of speech and puts their acts in jeopardy." [Globe]
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HUB-WIDE—First it was the T, now it's the 2024 Games: "State officials have tapped a Cambridge-based global consulting firm full of 'numbers geeks' to review Boston 2024's forthcoming Olympic plans and gauge, among other things, what 'taxpayer responsibilities' could be tucked inside." [Herald]

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