Four years after the DNC marked a highlight of Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s career, the 2016 gathering has already proved to be a low point.
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh’s big speech at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia began like so many introductions in church basem…
The Real ID Act requires states to begin issuing secure and compliant forms of identification that for many will replace their current licen…
Massachusetts politicians will play a major role at the Democratic National Convention Monday night in Philadelphia.
While Baker’s team is trying to stop spending with its new personnel policy, the Legislature is packing appropriations back into the state b…
The Senate tested the system before taking up the order by voting on the question of whether “purple is a great color.”
A bill establishing paid family and medical leave hit a potentially costly speed bump Saturday.
Softening tax collections have forced Baker and the Legislature over the past three months to significantly pull back on spending.
The House and Senate on Saturday afternoon both unanimously enacted the compromise bill.
The Attorney General’s office is getting backlash from gun owners, manufacturers, and sellers.
The Massachusetts Legislature is holding a rare weekend session, sandwiched between the Republican and Democratic national conventions.
House Speaker DeLeo is urging the NBA to bring the game to Massachusetts, where lawmakers approved a transgender rights law.
State lawmakers are expected to vote on a joint bill that aims to close the pay gap in Massachusetts.
Rainless days mean time for people to enjoy the outdoors, but the mostly pleasant summer weather is disguising an underlying problem.
Less than 24 hours after her announcement, more than 15K people had signed an online petition calling on the governor to overturn her decisi…
The Community for Public Counsel Services ran out of money on June 30, and funding has yet to be restored.
While refusing to take a non-new-taxes pledge, Baker, a Republican, has taken a dim view of new taxes, and House Speaker Robert DeLeo has no…
The House and Senate on Thursday reached an agreement on legislation to ensure that men and women are paid the same for comparable work.
Daily fantasy sports is a lucrative but controversial industry. 22News looks at their future here in Massachusetts.
The proposed permanent easement was tacked onto a supplementary budget Governor Charlie Baker filed last week.