Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick says he would be in favor of replacing a tax on computer software services recently enacted by the legislature.
Electric utility officials say it may take two days to a week to get service restored to about half-a-million customers in Massachusetts, following Saturday's damaging snow storm. New England Public Radio's Kari Njiiri reports.
Sandra Ahearn is a spokesperson for Western Mass Electric Company, which had150,000 customers lose power during the storm. She says the scope and scale of the outages is unprecedented in the utility's history.