The Justices decision says the Senate was not out of line when it approved a budget amendment freezing the state’s income tax rate and increasing the earned income tax credit.
A fight over tax policy is primed to take over Beacon Hill this week. That’s as the House and Senate begin negotiations over their versions of the next state budget.
The bill would allow deer hunting with bow and arrows on Sundays during deer season.
The Massachusetts House Speaker unveiled the legislation with only two months for lawmakers to pass it before the end of the session in July.
A special election for Westfield’s vacant seat in the Massachusetts House was scheduled Monday, nearly two months after Republican Don Humason moved to the state senate.