Charlie Baker

(WBZ-TV)

Lawmakers Reviewing Gov. Baker’s MBTA Plan

Some lawmakers are expressing reservations about a key aspect of Gov. Charlie Baker’s plan to overhaul the MBTA.

04/26/2015

Charlie Baker after his buzz cut. (WBZ-TV)

Baker Proposes Overhaul Of Mass. Transit System

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker is proposing major changes to Boston’s public transit system after pounding snowstorms this winter slowed the nation’s oldest subway system to a crawl, frustrating hundreds of thousands of riders.

04/22/2015

Gov. Charlie Baker at opening day of West Roxbury's Little League, April 18, 2015. (Photo credit: Governor's Office)

Keller @ Large: New Poll Shows Huge Support For Charlie Baker

As Governor Charlie Baker passes the 100-day mark of his first term and moves to consolidate control over the MBTA, he has the force of public opinion at his back, according to a poll released Wednesday.

04/22/2015

John Jenkins. (Photo credit: MBTA)

Embattled MassDOT Board Members Agree To Resign

Six members of the state’s transportation board have agreed to resign at the request of Gov. Charlie Baker.

04/21/2015

MBTA Red Line train (WBZ-TV)

Gov. Baker Seeks Resignation Of Board That Oversees MBTA

Gov. Charlie Baker is calling on members of the board that oversees the MBTA to resign.

04/15/2015

Scituate in the Blizzard of 2015. (Photo credit: Karen Monaco)

Baker ‘Disappointed’ Mass. Not Getting More Federal Aid For Blizzard

Gov. Charlie Baker is disappointed his broader request wasn’t approved.

04/13/2015

Gov. Charlie Baker (WBZ-TV)

Baker To Press Case For Snow Disaster Relief

Gov. Charlie Baker is headed to Washington to press the state’s case for disaster relief after the record-setting winter snowfall.

04/13/2015

Gov. Deval Patrick. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Deval Patrick’s Sorry Legacy

Jon says, in the end, Patrick turned out to be a terrible manager who left a disaster behind.

04/10/2015

(Image Credit: JENS-ULRICH KOCH/AFP/Getty Images)

Baker Approves $200M To Repair Roads, Bridges

Cities and towns in Massachusetts will soon have more money to fix local roads and bridges.

04/09/2015

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Baker Panel Finds ‘Pervasive Failure’ In MBTA

A panel created by Gov. Charlie Baker to examine the MBTA ripped the transit agency, saying it’s in severe financial distress, has ineffective management and no viable repair plan.

04/08/2015

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