Top state leaders decided not to give Mass. shoppers an August sales tax holiday this year. 22News explains who made that decision, and why.
A bill hopes to prevent foreclosures and help families to stay in their home. 22News explains how pre-foreclosure mediation could help.
Rep. Thomas Sannicandro is hoping to put his new degree to work and take his experience working on higher education policy on Beacon Hill ba…
Massachusetts shoppers typically expect a tax free weekend in August. 22News explains why lawmakers opted out of the two-day tax break.
Governor Charlie Baker awarded tens of millions of dollars today to help Massachusetts communities eliminate homelessness.
The second weekend in August is typically when Massachusetts has a sales tax holiday, but it didn’t happen this year.
It’s a proposal that frustrated a lot of drivers in western Massachusetts. Governor Baker told 22News who helped him decide to veto.
Lawmakers will explore whether Massachusetts should switch time zones from EST to AST. 22News explains the possible benefits.
Healey’s team has engaged in an aggressive campaign to highlight the grassroots support behind her stricter gun law enforcement.
Health insurance companies will need to foot the bill for treating scars caused by some of the early drugs given to HIV patients.
The daily fantasy sports industry is officially legal in Massachusetts. 22News explains how new regulations will help protect online players…
22News explains why some lawmakers were shocked to find out there’s no minimum age to get married in Massachusetts.
The roughly $1B economic development law completes the work on major bills highlighted by the governor as priorities for this legislative se…
Massachusetts lawmakers rejected another sales tax holiday for this year, because of an estimated $1B revenue shortfall.
One of the Governor’s recent nominees to the state Appeals Court would bring key trial experience to that bench, according to one of its sit…
When the court begins its new session in the fall, it will do so with three of its seven justices picked by Baker.
The Massachusetts State Primary is Thursday, September 8.
Some legislators want to look into a tax based on miles traveled, as an alternative to the existing gas tax.
Gov. Baker on Tuesday handed the pen he used to sign a municipal governance reform package into law to Lt. Gov. Polito.
New Bedford officials announced regulations that would ban the possession, sale, manufacture or distribution of any synthetic drug.