The Short List: Pot Deal Stalled, Legislative Angst, Talking Baseball

Jul 7, 2017

Our panel of journalists looks at the big stories in the news.

What made The Short List this week?

  • The Massachusetts Legislature finalizes a budget deal, but a compromise on changes to the state's marijuana law has been harder to come by. (State House News Service)
  • Massachusetts Senate President Stan Rosenberg takes issue with House Speaker Bob DeLeo's call to postpone talks on marijuana in order to focus on the budget.  (WBUR)
  • The Boston Red Sox are in first place in the American League East approaching the all-star break. And their farm team in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, may be looking for a new home, again. (MassLive)