With racial disparity in incarceration rates greater than the country as a whole, state courts are taking steps to address that issue.
A state Senate candidate was seized this week and held overnight after he failed to show up to deliver video testimony Monday.
State officials on Thursday gave Boston Children’s Hospital the green light to move forward with a controversial $1 billion expansion.
Governor Baker signed a new law aimed at better protecting firefighters. 22News explains what sparked these new regulations.
Most Massachusetts technology executives view the state as a good place to do business with a business environment that is steady or improvi…
More than half of the 351 cities and towns have plans in place that expand access to the polls beyond what is required.
Vice President Joseph Biden discussed the “cancer moonshot” he is leading to accelerate research in the quest for a cancer cure.
Depending on how many employees accept the deal will determine whether layoffs will be needed.
Currently, rape kits and other forensic evidence can be destroyed after six months.
A new poll shows that 55% of likely voters support legalizing and taxing marijuana, while 40% oppose the issue.
For the first time, registered voters in Massachusetts can cast their ballots before Election Day on November 8th.
Seth Moulton says the proposed tunnel between North and South Stations could be the most significant infrastructure project for New England.
If you want to vote in this year’s presidential election, or even in state and local elections, you must be registered to vote.
The state’s Health Policy Commission grilled a pharmaceutical group representative on Tuesday on her industry’s practices.
Paying for heat can be very expensive. 22News explains the resources available to the state’s most vulnerable residents.
Officers hired from out-of-state have to complete an online course in Massachusetts law, but a state agency failed to properly oversee this.
Speaker DeLeo proposed legislation to create an 11-member Task Force on Integrity in State and Local Government.
Massachusetts Treasurer Deb Goldberg has instructed her debt management deputies to immediately remove Wells Fargo from their approved list …
The gathering of top state officials preceded a public meeting scheduled for later this week when Council of State Governments officials wil…
22News explains what Massachusetts is doing to help survivors of domestic violence move forward with a secure and stable life.