Massachusetts Legislative leaders this week could act on bills allowing more charter schools, reducing gun violence, and imposing new rules on super PACs.
Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick expected to sign state budget this week.
The fiscal 2015 budget talks head into complete darkness this week with the appointment of a six-member conference committee that will recommend a final spending plan.
Massachusetts House members gather for long sessions beginning today to process a $36.2 billion annual spending bill.
Both states’ snow removal costs went beyond their budgets, though more so in Massachusetts than Connecticut.
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.