Sunday is the last day for Massachusetts lawmakers to finalize several major pieces of legislation before the end of session.
For months, Democratic legislative leaders thought they could take care of some of the most important legislative business.
DeLeo said Saturday afternoon that he has confidence in one deal getting finalized quickly, while the others remain “in play.”
Conference committee members facing deadlines this weekend to complete work on major bills are “working like crazy”.
Suffolk County Sheriff Steven Tompkins said most of the 1,000 inmates he oversees are black or Latino.
House and Senate negotiators have agreed on a compromise bill aimed at modernizing municipal government functions across Mass.
Rosenberg said he wasn’t sure deals would be reached on all five and suggested the pace of House activity this session had added another hur…
The Massachusetts senate has approved a bill that would create a system of paid family and medical leave for all workers of the state.
State House Speaker Robert DeLeo says he’s not sure if Attorney General Maura Healey overstepped her authority.
By rule, the Legislature must end formal meetings no later than July 31.