Five states have paid family and medical leave, but Massachusetts does not. Lawmakers are considering a bill to bring paid leave to Massachu…
State would loan money to small businesses in rural areas to create jobs, buy equipment or expand facilities.
22News heard from advocates who said the state could do more to ensure access to dental services.
The Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation says the proposed 4% tax on incomes over $1M could lead to a migration by millionaires from Mass.
Nearly 30 percent of Massachusetts youth discharged from prison are re-convicted.
22News explains how the state plans to deal with the downgrade of its credit rating.
Few details about the bill have been revealed, but it is expected to deal with taxing legal marijuana sales and oversight of the market.
The bill, filed by Rep. Solomon Goldstein-Rose, would allow legal permanent residents to vote in local elections.
Governor Charlie Baker is pushing through with a plan to provide more community health centers with the overdose drug naloxone.
The Puerto Rican residents of western Massachusetts are waiting for the results of the referendum vote on whether Puerto Rico should become …
Residents are calling on Massachusetts to become a “sanctuary state.” But some think sanctuary status may inhibit law enforcement.
Gov. Baker and House Speaker DeLeo have both indicated a preference to leave sanctuary status up to individual cities and towns.
One multi-national retailer is giving back to small businesses and organizations in western Massachusetts.
A dozen western Massachusetts communities are receiving funding to become a Municipial Vulnerability Preparedness Program Community.
The House and Senate have informal sessions scheduled Thursday, perhaps the last chance to address funding before payroll funds run out.
22News sat down exclusively with Governor Charlie Baker and asked him some questions about recent Massachusetts topics.
Activists rallied at the State House Wednesday, to demand that lawmakers not further delay the implementation of the state’s marijuana law.
Some lawmakers say that the current system doesn’t work well for students who aren’t even literate in their own native language.
The Judiciary Committee packed 96 bills dealing with criminal procedure onto a hearing agenda, and committee co-chair Sen. Will Brownsberger…
Patients who visit Massachusetts emergency rooms seeking mental health care wait for an inpatient bed significantly longer than patients who…