Charlie Baker

Gov. Charlie Baker (WBZ-TV)

Gov. Baker Urges Lawmakers To Approve MBTA Overhaul

Gov. Charlie Baker is making a full-court press for his plan to create a temporary finance control board and take other steps to overhaul the MBTA.

05/11/2015

(WBZ-TV)

Public Can Weigh In On Gov. Baker’s Transit Bill At Hearing

Gov. Charlie Baker’s plan to overhaul management of the state’s transit system is the subject of a public hearing this week.

05/10/2015

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker. (WBZ-TV)

Gov. Baker Names 5 Members To State Transportation Board

Gov. Charlie Baker has named five members to the Massachusetts Department of Transportation’s board of directors.

05/08/2015

U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy (WBZ-TV)

US Rep. Kennedy: Time To Strengthen Transgender Protections

U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy is pressing state lawmakers to approve legislation strengthening legal protections for transgender people.

05/07/2015

(Photo credit Kim Tunnicliffe/WBZ NewsRadio1030)

Film Students, Profs Say State Should Keep Tax Credit

Film students and professors from more than a dozen colleges and universities in Massachusetts are urging lawmakers to keep the state’s film tax credit.

05/04/2015

(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

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