Republicans slammed the governor’s plan to withdraw money from the state’s rainy day fund and to tax candy and soda.
The Massachusetts House speaker says the recommendations will be the basis for new gun control legislation. He says the House will take up the bill by this summer.
A day after the State of the Commonwealth and the State of the Union speeches, Massachusetts House speaker Robert DeLeo unveiled his priorities for the […]
Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick delivered his final State of the Commonwealth speech Tuesday night, focusing on his legacy and some work to come. Patrick said […]
Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick says a failure at the state’s Department of Children and Families will lead to big changes. The department has faced severe […]
Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick unveiled a $36.4 billion state budget proposal Wednesday. That’s an increase of about $2 billion over last year. Patrick gave […]
Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick was set to deliver his final State of the Commonwealth speech Tuesday night. But it’s been delayed due to the snow.
There’s bipartisan agreement on Beacon Hill that Rep. Carlos Henriquez should resign.
Rare public comments Wednesday from John Henry, the man who owns the Boston Red Sox and the Boston Globe.
The Massachusetts Department of Children and Families is facing more criticism, this time from a central Massachusetts schools superintendent.
Marty Walsh has been sworn in as mayor of Boston, beginning a new political era in the city. He succeeds Tom Menino the longest-serving mayor in Boston history.
Massachusetts is bracing for the first snowstorm of the New Year.
“To state the obvious, it’s snowing outside,” Patrick said at a noon press conference Thursday.
Good – but not great – news for Massachusetts taxpayers in the new year.
Advocates in Massachusetts are pushing a bill to prevent prison guards from handcuffing women inmates to hospital beds during labor and childbirth.
Massachusetts state lawmakers are looking at how to help the state’s growing number of homeless families. At an oversight hearing Wednesday, advocates said the state is in a crisis.