Gov. Deval Patrick
The governor of Massachusetts says he has no idea what motivated the terrorists who exploded two bombs near the finish line of the Boston Marathon.
President Barack Obama has called Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick and Boston Mayor Thomas Menino to pledge the government’s full support in the investigation into the Boston Marathon bombing.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is calling the Boston Marathon bombing that killed three and wounded more than 170 people a “cruel act of terror.”
Liberal groups have launched twin online petitions aimed at pressuring Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick to temporarily name former Congressman Barney Frank to Sen. John Kerry’s seat if Kerry is confirmed as secretary of state.