Governor Charlie Baker told 22News that he’d like the feds to help with treatment services and addiction research.
Many lawmakers have signed a letter urging House and Senate leaders to increase funding.
The bill will be heard before the Legislature’s Committee on Economic Development, Monday at the Venture Development Center.
Would you feel safe sharing the road with convicted drug offenders? 22News spoke with lawmakers on both sides of this heated debate.
The Annual Western Mass. Legislators Pancake Brunch was held at the Pomeroy Sugar House in Westfield.
Massachusetts is getting ready to launch a first-in-the-nation slot machine meant to prevent people from developing a gambling addiction.
Changes could be in store for the compensation of public higher education officials in Massachusetts.
Two school committee members say the legislation will “help transgender people and their loved ones, and it would harm no one.”
The petition, the subject of a March 7 hearing, would roll back the 2010 incorporation of the Common Core standards into the state’s curricu…
The $14.3 billion five-year capital plan proposal would spend nearly $5 billion on upgrades to the ailing MBTA.
The bill would charge the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education with establishing the grant program, with eligible applicants inc…
22News spoke with local high school students about the dangers of youth smoking.
Massachusetts voters will likely decide in November whether to lift the cap, and expand access to charter schools.
Assisted living nurses want the ability to do more for the seniors they care for in Mass. They aren’t legally allowed to apply eye drops.
Speaker DeLeo is a strong supporter of expanding transgender rights. 22News explains why state lawmakers are worried about privacy.
Brockton State Senator Michael Brady believes special interest groups are getting more involved in local government.
Last week, the Massachusetts Hospital Association said that they don’t support the legalization of marijuana this week, the Massachusetts Sh…
The House voted to give the committee reviewing the legislation additional time before it must make a recommendation.
Struggling against a ballooned budget, backers of the Green Line Extension do not expect development dollars to contribute much to the proje…
Gov. Baker and Democratic leaders had conversations about a solution to avert limits on prices health care providers can charge.