Congress Rejects Amendment To Aid Fishing IndustryThe U.S. House of Representatives has rejected an amendment to the farm bill that would have made commercial fishermen eligible for the Department of Agriculture's emergency disaster loan program.
Amendment Would Ban Income Tax In New Hampshire ForeverThe House votes Wednesday on a constitutional amendment that would bar any new tax on personal income.
Internet Poker Could Be Added To Mass. Gambling Bill A state representative is hoping to add Internet poker to a casino bill pending on Beacon Hill.
Agreement Reached To Reduce Health Care Costs For Massachusetts Cities and Towns An agreement has been reached at the Statehouse on a plan to reduce the cost to Massachusetts cities and towns of providing health care for municipal employees.