Despite a recent lull, western Massachusetts has been hit with a handful of snow storms so far this winter.
Funding for a state program that provides summer jobs to low income youth is on the table in the Massachusetts legislature.
A series of amendments proposed by a Massachusetts lawmaker would increase funding to state colleges and universities that could freeze student fees for the next academic year.
Lawmakers in the Massachusetts House released a budget proposal which would increase state spending by 3.9 percent.
Massachusetts legislative leaders are outlining a plan they say will boost spending on the state’s transportation needs by half a billion dollars.
A Massachusetts program that extends the length of the school day for students in schools with high poverty rates could see a boost in funding next year.
Members of Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick’s administration continue to tour the state promoting Patrick’s proposed budget for the next fiscal year, which begins July 1st.
Members of Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick’s administration continue efforts this week to pitch his proposed budget to constituents across the state.
Governor Deval Patrick’s Massachusetts budget proposal released last week is expected to be hotly debated.
The fiscal survey of states is published twice annually by the National Association of State Budget Officers or NASBO and the National Governor’s Association.
The Massachusetts Senate is expected to debate a controversial amendment to the state budget that would require the Registry of Motor Vehicles to check for proof of lawful immigration status before