Congress

Foreign Minister of Iran, Mohammad Javad Zarif shakes hands with US Secretary of State John Kerry at the last working session of E 3+3 negotiations. (Photo by Thomas Imo/Photothek via Getty Images)

Mass. Members Of Congress Hail Iran Nuclear Accord

Members of Massachusetts’ all-Democratic congressional delegation are hailing a deal struck between the U.S. and other world powers and Iran.

07/14/2015

Rep. Joe Kennedy III. (WBZ-TV)

Rep. Joe Kennedy Expecting First Child

The 34-year-old representative of the state’s 4th congressional district said the baby girl is due in late December.

07/08/2015

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Massachusetts Members Of Congress Backing Minimum Wage Hike

Members of Massachusetts all-Democratic congressional delegation are lining up behind an effort to hike the federal minimum wage to $12 per hour by 2020.

05/02/2015

Katherine Clark. (WBZ-TV)

Clark Calls For More Prosecution Of Cyber Threats Against Women

Rep. Katherine Clark is calling on federal prosecutors to prioritize investigations of online threats against women.

03/10/2015

Grasslands In California (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

$372.5M In Federal Funds Awarded To Conservation Projects

Projects designed to cut down on fertilizer runoff, expand bird nesting areas and restore native grasslands are among those selected for funding under a new initiative that encourages conservation partnerships between government and private organizations.

01/14/2015

Seth Moulton. (WBZ-TV)

US Rep. Seth Moulton Named To House Armed Services Committee

U.S. Rep. Seth Moulton has won a seat on the House Armed Services Committee.

01/09/2015

Seth Moulton. (WBZ-TV)

Seth Moulton To Be Sworn In As Massachusetts’ Newest Congressman

He says he hopes to focus on the needs of his district while bringing his experience as a former U.S. Marine to a fractious Washington.

01/06/2015

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The State of The Economy

Before we know it we will be writing 2015! So what were my thoughts last year at this time?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/30/2014

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Last Minute Tax Stuff You Can Do

I don’t know what Congress is planning to do regarding tax changes, but every year around the third week of December Congress decides to tweak the tax code.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/04/2014

Seth Moulton (left) and Richard Tisei at their WBZ-TV debate, Oct. 10, 2014. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Candidates Moulton, Tisei Defy Usual Partisan Mold

Democrat Seth Moulton and Republican Richard Tisei sat down with WBZ’s Jon Keller and the results seemed to blur the usual partisan boundaries.

WBZ-TV–10/10/2014

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