More than 100 municipalities already have imposed bans, moratoriums or zoning restrictions on commercial marijuana businesses.
Pat Payaso will be on the November ballot along with seven other candidates for an at-large city council seat.
A coalition of business groups plans to challenge the validity of the so-called millionaire’s tax before it gets to voters on the 2018 ballo…
Advocates said, under the current minimum wage of $11 dollars per hour, many Massachusetts workers can’t afford basic needs.
A bill to would create a working group to study high-speed passenger rail connecting the cities.
The proposed constitutional amendment would impose a 4 percent surtax on any portion of personal income exceeding $1 million a year.
The state’s committee on Environment, Natural Resources, and Agriculture is currently reviewing public testimony on the bill.
There are concerns about the future of retail in Massachusetts.
22News has an inside look at a rally in Boston where marijuana reform activists gathered.
A task force that will review and report on efforts to strengthen the local retail sector in the Commonwealth.
The House and Senate have already passed versions of the bill.
MGM Springfield is expected to open Sept. 8, 2018, Gaming Commission Executive Director Edward Bedrosian said Thursday.
The board regulating Massachusetts’ marijuana industry is just beginning discussions. Activists want them to open pot shops by the deadline.
Raise Up Massachusetts is launching a signature gathering campaign to raise support for a $15 per hour minimum wage in Massachusetts.
One proposal is a $1.7 billion bill to build, fix, and modernize public and affordable housing in Massachusetts.
The bill is back on Beacon Hill for the 8th time in the history of the legislature.
Governor Charlie Baker signed a law that requires men and women to be paid equally for the same work.
House lawmakers hope to restore spending in areas cut by the Governor from the FY18 budget, starting with statewide programs and services.
22News has the details on a proposal to further workforce development in the health care sector.
Environmentalists are calling on Governor Charlie Baker to address climate change by signing an executive order.