Many legislators, elected officials and judges in Massachusetts are now in line for much bigger paychecks. That’s after the legislature last week overrode Governor Charlie Baker’s veto of a pay raise bill.
Some tourist attractions and agencies in western Massachusetts are facing tough budget choices after Governor Charlie Baker announced spending cuts this week.
This week, state lawmakers in charge of the budget hear how much revenue they’ll likely have to work with.
Quiet times in the legislature, but government and politics are in full gear.
A look at the Republican and Democratic races for governor in Vermont.
RESULTS: Vermont Public Radio
Along with most schools across the state, Beacon Hill is a bit sleepy this week. Most committees are taking a break – and neither the […]
State House reporter Matt Murphy says Baker does not need the legislature’s approval to make emergency budget cuts.
Dannel Malloy is inaugurated to his second term today in Connecticut.
A commission reviewing the salaries of Massachusetts top elected officials has released a preliminary report. Members came to Springfield for a public hearing.
Stan Rosenberg of Amherst will be Senate President next year. He says he’s worked with Charlie Baker before.
Massachusetts voters next week will be deluged with debates, polling results and television ads as candidates for a series of key state offices, including governor, spend their last full week on the trail before the November 4th election.
Massachusetts voters will see five names on the ballot for governor in November. that includes three independents. For them, it’s been difficult to make a mark on the race. And two of those candidates have spent over a million dollars of their own money.
Massachusetts lawmakers are now grinding out the final two weeks of formal sessions, forcing bills through, often with little or no debate.
Only three of the five Massachusetts democratic candidates for governor will be advancing to the September primary.
Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick attended today’s UMass Amherst men’s basketball season opener against Harvard at the Mullins Center.