A budget deficit of over $1 billion for the next fiscal year is overshadowing the new legislative session.
A Springfield city councilor is on track to juggle two elected positions in the new year, as he begins a term in the Massachusetts state legislature.
The Massachusetts unemployment rate is at its lowest level in 15 years, but recently we’ve seen budget cuts and state employee buyouts. So what’s going on with the state budget?
This week, state lawmakers in charge of the budget hear how much revenue they’ll likely have to work with.
In last week’s election, Governor Charlie Baker took strong stands on two major ballot issues, and both went the opposite way of what he would have liked.
Governor Baker meets with leaders of the state legislature. A likely topic: state revenues falling short of projections.
Quiet times in the legislature, but government and politics are in full gear.
This Friday is the deadline to register to vote in the September 8th state primary in Massachusetts.
Members of the Massachusetts legislature worked late into the night on Sunday, up against a midnight deadline to end their two-year formal session.
Governor Charlie Baker remains in Gloucester Sunday where he has been vacationing with family for the past several days, but as the Legislature convened for […]
Our panel looks at the big stories in the news.
This week, Governor Charlie Baker is likely to announce his nominees to the Supreme Judicial Court. Plus, a very speculative look at whether the legislature will tinker with the rules to fill a U.S. Senate seat vacancy.
This is the second of two perspectives we’re airing this week on a Massachusetts bill to expand public accommodation rights to the transgender community.
Our panel reviews the big stories of the week.
Connecticut lawmakers will return next week to focus on the state’s $1 billion dollar deficit for the coming fiscal year.