Charlie Baker

Gov. Charlie Baker (WBZ-TV)

Gov. Baker Plans Boost In State Subsidies For MBTA

Gov. Charlie Baker plans to seek a nearly $65 million increase in state subsidies for the Boston area’s beleaguered public transit system.

03/03/2015

Gov. Charlie Baker (WBZ-TV)

Gov. Charlie Baker Prepares To Release First State Budget

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker has his work cut out for him as he prepares to unveil his first state budget proposal.

03/01/2015

Gov. Charlie Baker at Logan Airport (WBZ-TV)

Gov. Baker: Federal Officials Encouraging On Disaster Relief

Gov. Charlie Baker says he’s been reaching out to federal officials as Massachusetts prepares to make a formal request for disaster relief following the spate of recent snowstorms.

02/23/2015

Snow drifts on the roof of Milford High School. (WBZ-TV)

Schools Weigh Options For Making Up Snow Days

Schools around Massachusetts are reopening after February vacation — some with a lot of catching up to do.

02/22/2015

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MBTA Announces Restored Red, Green Line Service

The MBTA restored more service on rail lines Sunday morning after weeks of limited operation that has frustrated riders.

02/22/2015

National Guard members help clear MBTA's Red Line after several snowstorms. (Photo credit Karen Twomey/WBZ)

Baker: National Guard Helping To Restore T Service Ahead Of Schedule

The governor praised the National Guard for their efforts in the snow cleanup.

02/19/2015

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Baker Unveils Plan To Fight Prescription Drug Abuse

Gov. Charlie Baker has unveiled the first steps his administration plans to take in fighting heroin and prescription drug abuse and addiction.

02/19/2015

A Commuter Rail train in Framingham following the Blizzard of 2015. (Nicole Jacobs/WBZ)

Baker Done With Commuter Rail ‘Excuses’

Gov. Charlie Baker says he’s done with “excuses.”

02/18/2015

Commuters wait for MBTA buses at Kenmore Square. (WBZ-TV)

MBTA Warns Riders To Expect Limited Service

Another frustrating commute for riders on the MBTA and already a warning that commuters should expect the same service on Wednesday.

02/17/2015

Senate President Stan Rosenberg (WBZ-TV)

Rosenberg: MBTA Meltdown Result Of Tough Winter, Neglect

Sen. Rosenberg chastised taxpayers for wanting more service than they’re willing to pay for but declined to defend MBTA management.

02/17/2015

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