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…
Democratic senators say the GOP healthcare bill will make the country’s opioid problem even worse.
More than 30 schools across Massachusetts still have Native American logos or mascots.
The healthcare professionals want lawmakers to increase transparency in hospitals financial assets.
The fired employee shot and killed five people inside the Fiamma Inc. factory Monday.
The state’s Judiciary Committee held a public hearing on almost 100 bills dealing with the criminal justice system.
The bill would allow the use of drones to serve a warrant, aide in an investigation or assist in an emergency.
Lawmakers will hear testimony on a bill that would keep intact criminal convictions of people who die before their appeals are heard.
Bills scheduled to be heard on Monday by the Legislature’s Judiciary Committee call for gradually raising the upper age in delinquency.
More than 5,000 delegates were expected to attend the Saturday convention in Worcester.
Baker announced the first departure from his Cabinet, highlighted Walker’s accomplishments in the post, and described the departing secretar…
Massachusetts and four New England states are joining those other states in the country that are committed to the Paris Climate Agreement
Massachusetts is expected to get a big payoff from future recreational marijuana sales, entering a billion dollar industry.
22News spoke to Governor Baker about his plan for clean energy amidst Trump’s withdrawal from the Paris Climate Accord.
Gov. Charlie Baker should enlist Massachusetts in a new coalition of states committed to carbon reduction efforts.
State Senator Don Humason announced recently that the Senate approved their Fiscal Year 2018 budget.
22News spoke with House Speaker Robert DeLeo about how Governor Baker will tackle the more than $460-million state budget deficit.
Studies have shown that chemicals firefighters are exposed to can attack the nervous system, leading to disorders like Parkinson’s disease.