Opponents of Common Core hope to have a question on the ballot that would have the state return to its previous education standards.
Supporters have collected enough signatures to move the proposal to the November ballot if lawmakers opt against voting on it.
Gloucester has seen success in allowing addicts to turn-in unwanted drugs to police, and some other communities want to try this.
MBTA Fiscal and Management Control Board Chairman Joseph Aiello said the compensation rates for management positions are “non-competitive.”
State lawmakers unveiled a bill that would regulate ride-hailing services with a requirement that drivers undergo background checks.
State Auditor Suzanne Bump on Friday released an analysis finding that an updated waitlist could still lack accuracy.
Food containing genetically modified organisms would need to be labeled under legislation that unanimously cleared committee on Thursday.
Some of the state’s most vulnerable residents told state lawmakers that they’re having difficulty living independently.
House Speaker Robert DeLeo wants to re-evaluate state laws concerning contracts with non-compete clauses.
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It’s a nationwide movement to end violence against women, and Thursday, state lawmakers and young men pledged to find a solution.
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh on Wednesday gave general support to the idea of charging riders more for MBTA service.
“The Massachusetts public records law hasn’t been updated substantially in about 40 years and it is widely regarded as one of the weakest, i…
DeLeo said the bill would create a competitive procurement process for hydroelectricity and would also encourage the development of offshore…
Dolores Mitchell’ nearly three-decade tenure as executive director of the state employee health plan has come to an end.
House Speaker Robert DeLeo wants to create more business opportunities in the Pioneer Valley.
Many of the state’s most vulnerable residents rely on public housing, but there may not be enough for our growing elderly population.
Governor Charlie Baker appears to have won a victory that will help him shape the direction of the state Republican party.
The lawmakers were there to discuss a trip to Denmark last September to view a large-scale offshore wind farm but also used the opportunity …