Charlie Baker

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

Gov. Charlie Baker (WBZ-TV)

State Retirement Signups Short Of Goal As Deadline Nears

Gov. Charlie Baker’s administration may have overestimated the number of state employees who would opt for early retirement.

06/12/2015

Protest outside Gov. Charlie Baker's home in Swampscott.

Protesters Call For End To Spectra Pipeline Outside Baker’s Home

Several dozen protesters gathered outside of Gov. Charlie Baker’s Swampscott home to call for an end to the expansion of the Algonquin pipeline expansion into Massachusetts and New England.

06/06/2015

(WBZ-TV)

Baker Unveils $83M MBTA Winter Resiliency Plan

Gov. Charlie Baker announced a nearly $83 million MBTA Winter Resiliency Plan to make investments and improvements this summer and in the next five years to snow removal equipment, infrastructure and operations.

06/04/2015

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

Senate President Weighs Nonbinding 2016 Marijuana Question

State Senate President Stan Rosenberg says lawmakers should consider putting a nonbinding question on the 2016 ballot asking voters if they would support legalizing the recreational use of marijuana.

06/01/2015

(WBZ-TV)

Public Hearing Scheduled For Gov. Baker’s MBTA Overhaul Bill

Baker filed the bill after Boston’s record-setting snowfall.

05/24/2015

Gov. Charlie Baker (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Baker Says T Control Board Would Bring ‘Sense Of Urgency’

Baker also tells Keller he wants to see a detailed plan from Boston’s Olympic bid organizers.

05/24/2015

Gov. Charlie Baker (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Baker’s MBTA Reform Plan Moves Forward

Beacon Hill lawmakers seemed skeptical at first, but Baker is starting to win the support he needs.

05/21/2015

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