Democratic Mayor Martin Walsh says the contract is affordable and allows the police department to “attract a strong police force.”
A room of over 30 people gathered at the Easthampton Community Center to hear longtime resident Marty Klein teach them about growing high gr…
Last month, gun rights activists aided by the NRA filed a lawsuit targeting the state’s 1998 assault weapons ban.
The weekend warm-up means we’ll likely be seeing more potholes, shortly after Gov. Baker announced $200 million to repair roads.
22News explains how lawmakers will benefit from the new pay raise in more ways than one.
Senators laid out bills to change the state’s criminal justice system, which they believe targets low-income residents and people of color.
Baker warned lawmakers that they shouldn’t override his budget vetoes because their annual budget failed to fund some major spending needs.
One State Senator filed a bill to protect your information from anyone wanting to look through your transponder data.
22News explains whether there’s enough money to fund critical services in Massachusetts.
Tipped workers are paid at a rate of $3.75 an hour, but employers must make up the difference if their tips don’t add up to $11/hour.
Baker said if someone has a concern with votes there are ways to file a complaint and pursue a grievance.
Gov. Charlie Baker said Transportation Secretary Stephanie Pollack will undertake a search to find a long-term general manager of the MBTA.
Nearly 80 lawmakers have signed a bill that would require schools to test their water pipes for lead and install lead filters in water taps.
The money helps support more than 30 state agencies and departments.
The Longmeadow Democratic Town Committee gathered Wednesday night to elect delegates for the Democratic State Convention.
Senate President Rosenberg revealed who he wants to fill top leadership positions. 22News reveals the senators in line for more power.
This year’s pay raise package also includes more money for judges. 22News explains whether the state can afford it.
Lead poses a very real danger for our children. 22News spoke with advocates who believe more could be done to keep students healthy.
Funding would be used to preserve and staff state parks and forests, especially in cities struggling economically.
The judiciary accounts for the bulk of the cost of a recently-passed $18 million pay raise package, which also increased lawmakers’ pay.