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Advocates come together to let legislators know the water system needs funding to stay sustainable.
The plan focuses on investments in transportation and education while calling for an income tax increase coupled with a lower sales tax.
Tell us: do you think we need to increase taxes to strengthen education and transportation?
Gov. Deval Patrick unveiled legislation on Wednesday that would tighten gun control laws in Massachusetts while increasing funding for mental health services and enhancing background checks. Is this sensible?
The governor and MEMA unveiled Ping4alerts! Friday.
Advocates on both sides of the issue are urging voters not to override the compromise bill passed this summer.
The mayor and governor joined family members of 9/11 victims on Tuesday morning in commemoration ceremonies.
The $1.5 billion bill helps build infrastructure that strengthens the state’s economy over the long term, governor says.
Legislators decide to take the bottle bill amendment — which would expand the kinds of bottles that can be recycled for cash — out of the jobs act.
After Tuesday, the House and Senate will not have an opportunity to override any veto.
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