For years, a local family has been trying to get the state to toughen up the laws and keep repeat violent offenders in prison.
Senator Scott Brown is urging Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid to move quickly to bring some kind of jobs bill to the floor of the Senate for a vote.
A bipartisan group of state lawmakers has unveiled a bill aimed at clamping down on illegal immigration in Massachusetts.
It already seems you can use your smart phone for just about anything these days, but now there is something else.
New Hampshire lawmakers are planning on filing legislation named after toddler Caylee Anthony that would make it a crime to fail to report a child’s disappearance.
Rhode Island’s House of Representatives has overwhelmingly passed legislation allowing gay couples to enter into civil unions after a last-ditch effort to turn the initiative into a bill that would allow gay couples to marry failed.
Governor Patrick has signed a bill to give out $200 million to towns and cities across the state for road and sidewalk repairs.
On Thursday, Massachusetts retailers were expected to be on Beacon Hill pushing a bill that adds the state’s sales tax onto online purchases.
Massachusetts Sen. John Kerry is backing legislation that would ban the sale of high-capacity ammunition clips and require background checks at gun shows.
Taxes and fees bug all of us, but do you ever look closely at some of your bills? Bob from Billerica does, and he doesn’t like what he sees. He…