Following the Money
It's really painful [hmmmm...can't say that would be my first choice of words - ed.] watching Tom Reilly slowly implode. His flaks say the AG stopped taking contributions from Big Dig execs last year. Then Kimberly Atkins at the Herald spends five minutes with the state-run contributions database and discovers $500 contributions from a Modern Continental vice president and his wife just last month.
"Oh...that thousand-dollar campaign contribution!"
UPDATE: Hub Politics has the story of yet another Big Dig money trail, leading to the campaign coffers of a certain Attorney General (and other prominent Hub pols).
And, for Derek...