Charlie Baker

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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker. (WBZ-TV)

Gov. Baker Enjoys Brisk Fundraising Pace In First 6 Months

Gov. Charlie Baker won’t face re-election for another three years, but he’s already stockpiled more in campaign donations than his two recent predecessors in the governor’s office.