amendments

Massachusetts State House. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Hearing To Consider Possible Changes To State Constitution

A proposed amendment to the state constitution intended to further protect individual rights is the subject of a public hearing at the Massachusetts Statehouse.

04/19/2015

Massachusetts State House. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

1,200 Amendments Tacked On To Massachusetts Budget Bill

House lawmakers filed nearly 1,200 amendments in advance of Monday’s scheduled debate on the state’s $36.2 billion budget, some to restore funds slashed from programs during lean economic times and others to benefit pet projects at the local level.

04/26/2014