A state senator who represents a large district in western Massachusetts will not be running for a sixth term in office this year.
Secretary James Peyser opposes a plan to increase taxes on Massachusetts residents who make more than $1 million per year.
Governor Baker is scheduled to sign the legislation during a ceremony on Monday.
Opponents of the bill have argued that the assessment would, in fact, be a new tax on consumers.
Baker, in his first State of the Commonwealth, stayed true to form, embracing his inner wonk and the “boring” details of delivering governme…
Gov. Baker delivered his first State of the State address Thursday night. 22News discovered that not everyone was impressed by his speech.
Massachusetts drivers may soon be forced to put down their cell phones while behind the wheel.
In Baker’s State of the Commonwealth address, he talked about a range of topics from jobs and education, to opiate addiction and treatment.
Governor Charlie Baker outlined his agenda in the year ahead during his first State of the Commonwealth address on Thursday.
The proposed requirement would ensure that drivers for ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft undergo fingerprinting.
The proposed legislation would provide protections for animals sold in pet stores and the consumers who purchase a sick animal.
22News spoke with Governor Baker on Wednesday about some of the topics he’ll talk about in the State of the Commonwealth address.
Opioid-related deaths remain high in Massachusetts as the state works to find ways to reduce overdose fatalities.
February primaries and March 1 general elections are scheduled in the districts covering Fitchburg, Brockton and Peabody, to fill the seats …
Bump acknowledged there is demand for charter schools in Massachusetts, but wondered how legitimate decisions could be made about how and wh…
The report found that higher prices “are not generally associated” with better care, and that prices vary across the different types of hosp…
Attorney General Maura Healey said the overprescribing of opioids is contributing to the spike in overdoses and deaths in Massachusetts.
22News was at the State House where Veterans’ Service Officers reflected on their accomplishments as well as the problems that still exist.
The group “Raise Up Massachusetts” wants to increase the state income tax rate for someone earning more than one-million dollars a year.
37,000 Massachusetts children are on a waitlist to get into a charter school. Governor Charlie Baker joined the call for expansion.