Charlie Baker

Charlie Baker takes the ice bucket challenge in 2014. (Image credit Charlie Baker)

Charlie Baker To Take Ice Bucket Challenge For ALS Resarch

He’s gotten a buzz cut for cancer research and now Gov. Charlie Baker is planning to take the ice bucket challenge to help find an ALS cure.

08/09/2015

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker. (WBZ-TV)

Charlie Baker To Head National Governors’ Health Care Panel

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker has been named chairman of the National Governors Association’s Health and Human Services Committee.

07/26/2015

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker. (WBZ-TV)

Gov. Baker Has No Interest In White House Run

Massachusetts voters hoping to cast a ballot for presidential candidate Charlie Baker will have to set their sights on someone else.

07/25/2015

Jack Loiselle (WBZ-TV)

Gov. Baker: Boy Allegedly Starved, Beaten Should Recover

Gov. Charlie Baker said a 7-year-old boy allegedly starved and beaten by his father is on a ventilator, but should recover.

07/24/2015

House Speaker Robert DeLeo (WBZ)

Keller @ Large: MBTA Reforms Not Anti-Union, House Speaker Says

House Speaker Robert DeLeo tells WBZ-TV political analyst that he decided to give Gov. Charlie Baker the tools he needs to fix the MBTA.

07/19/2015

The solar panel farm on the Mass Pike near exit 13 in Natick. (WBZ-TV)

Activists Launch Tour of Massachusetts To Push For More Solar Power

Environmental activists are launching a tour of Massachusetts to press Beacon Hill lawmakers and Gov. Charlie Baker to lift limits on a key program designed to encourage solar power use in the state.

07/18/2015

Jail cell. (Photo by Richard Bouhet/AFP/Getty Images)

Massachusetts Reviewing Placement Of Mentally Ill In Prison System

The Baker administration is pledging to take a fresh look at the way the criminal justice system treats those with serious mental illnesses.

07/18/2015

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker. (WBZ-TV)

Gov. Baker To Sign Budget, Name MBTA Oversight Board Members

Gov. Charlie Baker was poised to sign the state’s $38.1 billion budget into law and take a key first step toward his goal of overhauling the troubled Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority.

07/17/2015

A US flag flies half-mast (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Gov. Baker Orders Flags Lowered After Tennessee Shootings

Gov. Charlie Baker has ordered flags lowered to half-staff at all state buildings in Massachusetts beginning at sunrise on Friday in honor of the four U.S. Marines killed in Tennessee.

07/16/2015

The South Boston snow pile, before and after (Photo credit Conventures, Inc.)

Boston Snow Pile Finally Melts After Historic Winter

The South Boston snow farm, which once reportedly towered about 75 feet high, is no more.

07/14/2015

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