A battle over a law that denies federal benefits for married same-sex couples is headed to an appeals court in Massachusetts, the first state in the nation to legalize gay marriage.
In order to get benefits from Social Security you must work and pay taxes into the system.
Kenneth Shaw, a Boston Police officer for almost thirty years contracted Hepatitis C on the job. He died in 1998 but his family was denied his benefits.
It’s almost the New Year and it’s a good time to review what benefits you have at work.
Rhode Island lawmakers plan to hold hearings on a bill creating civil unions for gay couples next week. The bill would give gay couples who form a civil union the same state rights given to married couples in Rhode Island.
Advocates in Massachusetts are hailing a decision by the state’s highest court that sets a high bar for denying benefits to immigrants.
It’s in the news every day: cities and towns, as well as the state, are broke. That means services often get cut to try and bring those budgets into…
The state will begin sending unemployment checks this weekend to residents who were cut off during a Congressional stalemate over federal benefits extensions.
Saturday is when the checks will start being mailed in Massachusetts. WBZ New England Business Editor Anthony Silva talked with Massachusetts Secretary of Labor and Workforce Development Joanne Goldstein.