Charlie Baker

The International Space Station (Photo credit NASA via Getty Images)

International Space Station R&D Conference To Meet In Boston

The International Space Station Research and Development Conference will hold its fourth annual meeting in Boston this week.

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The governor and the elephants (Photo credit Charlie Baker)

Gov. Charlie Baker Snaps Selfies With Animals At Southwick’s Zoo Anniversary

The governor of Massachusetts might have taken the selfie of the year on Sunday.

06/28/2015

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Keller @ Large: Mass. GOP Chair Says Raising Taxes Ignores Voters’ Will

Kirsten Hughes tells Keller that voters sent a message when they elected Charlie Baker.

06/28/2015

Gov, Baker announced his plan to fight opioid abuse Monday at the State House. (WBZ-TV)

Baker: $27 Million Needed To Fight Deadly Painkiller Addiction Epidemic

Gov. Baker said he expected the overall task force plan to require about $27 million in new state funding to implement.

06/22/2015

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Baker To Release Details, Recommendations From Opioid Panel

A surge in overdoses claimed the lives of more than 1,000 people in the state last year.

06/21/2015

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker addresses the decision to sentence Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death. (WBZ-TV)

Baker: Program To Fight Youth, Gang Violence Gets Funding Increase

A program aimed at fighting gang and youth violence has received a $1.25 million funding increase.

06/20/2015

Medical marijuana dispensary in Los Angeles.  (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Baker OKs Waiver For State’s First Marijuana Dispensary

Gov. Charlie Baker has issued a one-time, temporary waiver aimed at helping the state’s first marijuana dispensary begin selling pot for medicinal purposes.

06/19/2015

The South Carolina and American flags fly at half mast as the Confederate flag unfurls below at the Confederate Monument June 18, 2015 in Columbia, South Carolina. (Photo by Sean Rayford/Getty Images)

Charlie Baker: South Carolina’s Confederate Flag ‘Should Be Gone’

Gov. Charlie Baker has apologized for saying South Carolina residents “can make their own call” about flying the Confederate flag outside their state capitol.

06/18/2015

The man being sought in a deadly Charleston church shooting (Image credit Charleston police)

Walsh, Baker Reach Out To Boston Churches Following Deadly Charleston Shooting

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said he spoke to the mayor of Charleston and offered his condolences.

06/18/2015

(L-R) Rebecca Ivey, WBZ NewsRadio 1030, Gov Charlie Baker (R), Mayor Marty Walsh (D);  Mark Hannon, Market Manager, CBS Radio Boston;  Chris Hill, General Sales Manager, WBZ NewsRadio 1030;

Baker, Walsh Discuss State Of The City And Commonwealth At WBZ Business Breakfast

The WBZ Business Breakfast featured both Governor Charlie Baker and Boston’s Mayor Marty Walsh.

06/18/2015

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