The unemployment rate in Massachusetts is below 4% for the first time in more than a decade.
A Boston-based environmental group is urging lawmakers to double the state’s pollution reduction goals.
The Transportation Secretary said she is concerned there is currently no way for police to test if a driver is under the influence of pot.
MassDOT announced on Wednesday it has received federal funding to invest in transportation projects throughout the Commonwealth.
Shut down since Sept. 6 due to a valve problem, Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station remained offline Wednesday after a “mechanical issue.”
Following a public comment period in June, the Baker administration made changes to its so-called MassHealth waiver extension request.
Massachusetts teenagers gathered in Boston today for an honest and open talk about substance abuse.
Less than 400,000 voters of the state’s over 4-million registered voters went to the polls in last week’s state primary.
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said he still has some questions about the endeavor – and its legality is questionable.
Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito is rallying against Ballot Question 4, which would legalize, regulate and tax the sale of recreational pot.
Secretary of Public Safety and Security Dan Bennett told lawmakers on Tuesday that under the plan, the ratio of clinical staff to patients w…
The cost of health care is on the rise. 22News highlights a special panel that’s looking at why prices can vary drastically between hospital…
The State isn’t collecting as much tax money as it needs. 22News explains why some lawmakers are worried about potential budget cuts.
A local lawmaker is pleased with the new toll, because she says it will deter people from driving through neighborhoods to avoid the Weston …
The WBUR poll also found strong support for a question requiring more space for egg-laying hens, veal calves, and pigs.
Question 1 on the state’s ballot would expand slot machine gambling in Massachusetts.
Question 2 on the state’s ballot would allow the board of education to approve up to 12 new charters a year.
Three activists were arrested for trespassing Friday night at the State House after they refused to leave one of Gov. Charlie Baker’s office…
Former state Rep. Paul Gannon will run against incumbent Republican Sen. Patrick O’Connor after being chosen to be his party’s new nominee.
Governor Charlie Baker dismissed calls for his handpicked chairman to resign.