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Firms glad they picked state, poll says

General Electric, lured to Boston's Fort Point Channel section from Connecticut, will soon build a new headquarters complex near these offices on Farnsworth Street.

Despite the state's unreliable transportation network, its expensive housing, and its high costs for health care and labor, nearly three-quarters of companies that moved or expanded in Massachusetts in the past decade would do so again.

That's according to a study released Tuesday by MassEcon, a nonprofit economic develop

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