Gov. Charlie Baker on Thursday plans to announce initial steps he will take to fight the opiate abuse crisis in Massachusetts.
Legislation unveiled by the six-member Senate GOP caucus would establish a seven-member MBTA finance control board mostly under the control …
Record snowfall has exposed significant cracks in Boston’s public transportation. 22News was there when Gov. Baker addressed the issue.
A state lawmaker has re-filed a bill that would give terminally-ill patients the option to end their life. 22News explains the bill.
Candidates for statewide office spent $33.1 million, including $20.2 million on the race for governor.
Boston-area voters are divided as to whether taxes should be raised to improve the MBTA, and they can’t agree just who’s to blame.
Partners HealthCare on Tuesday dropped its bid to acquire South Shore Hospital in Weymouth.
Senate President Stanley Rosenberg on Tuesday announced a new effort to reform the state’s welfare and job training programs, and dubbed it …
Though many transportation officials and lawmakers are in agreement that transit system maintenance has been underfunded for decades, the ne…
The Massachusetts Senate wants to help welfare recipients find jobs. 22News explains how the program would work.
Governor Baker says repairs need to be faster than a month, but he doesn’t want any “overpromising”.
It was voted down in 2012, but a state lawmaker says the case of Brittany Maynard has re-started the debate over assisted suicide.
Snow banks are taller than many people, streets are narrower than ever, and pedestrians are sometimes hard-pressed to find a path just to ge…
Gov. Charlie Baker has signed a budget-balancing bill aimed at closing a $768 million deficit in the current spending plan.
The Springfield school would serve up to 800 students in grades six through eight and open in 2016.
Boston is still recovering from recent snowstorms only to be hit with more snow. Residents told 22News they’re ready for Spring.
The NWS issued a blizzard warning for all of eastern Mass. ahead of a storm expected to intensify Saturday night and last into Sunday.