Immigration advocates have major concerns about the Real ID Act because it requires a person to verify their legal status.
State lawmakers want to explore the concept of banning gun-free zones in Mass. after Wednesday’s shooting in southern California.
Revere Mayor Dan Rizzo, who lost his bid for re-election this year, is considering a run for state Senate, he told the News Service.
The second and final segment of hunting in the Blue Hills this year will take place this coming Monday and Tuesday.
Under the federal law, “Real IDs” will be required to board a commercial airline without a passport or enter a federal building or federally…
Wolf’s bill would expand upon existing drug take-back centers voluntarily set up in some communities, often at police stations, by calling u…
As they encounter lobbying from competing interests in and around the energy industry, legislators are weighing short-term and long-term pri…
The deadly mass shooting in southern California reignited the debate around gun control.
22News explains why dozens of state lawmakers want to raise the minimum age for purchasing tobacco products.
Galvin is dropping his bid for a 2016 ballot question expanding access to public records, but feels confident that his goal will be accompli…
“I would expect I’ll be pretty closely involved in the process,” Baker said when asked if he plans to be part of the T’s decision-making pro…
Massachusetts is expected to receive more than $5 billion for highways and transit, an increase of more than $447 million
Some state lawmakers believe that the public should have more information on people who have committed sex crimes.
The credit outlook has been downgraded by a top rating agency. 22News with the Lt. Governor about the rating which flags reserve fund use.
Advocates want a 4% increase in the taxes paid by millionaires, but the process for making the change is rather complicated.
The tax has been pitched as both a way to address income inequality and generate new revenue for education and transportation.
Among the Cerberus Capital Management-owned companies that ought to be boycotted, Stop Handgun Violence founder John Rosenthal said, are Sha…
22News explains how lawmakers plan to deliver tax relief to more than 400,000 Massachusetts tax-payers.
Campaigns have until Wednesday to collect tens of thousands of signatures to secure their spot on next year’s ballot.
Massachusetts shoppers will have to wait until midnight on Friday to take advantage of those deep discounts.