Governor Patrick’s eldest daughter, Sarah Baker Patrick Morgese, gave birth to a baby boy in San Francisco on Monday.
The Senate plan includes a spending increase of $1.4 billion, or about 4.4 percent, over the current fiscal year, including $403 million in new spending on housing, education, mental health and veteran services programs.
The compact calls for the tribe to pay 17 percent of gaming proceeds to the state if its proposed Taunton casino is the only gambling facility in southeastern Massachusetts.
Cameron and Patrick visited the makeshift memorial that includes T-shirts, letters, running shoes and other items in the city’s Copley Square early Tuesday morning.
British Prime Minister David Cameron is meeting with Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick to offer his condolences and discuss lessons that can be learned from the deadly Boston Marathon bombing.
Boston Mayor Tom Menino has announced that The One Fund has raised $20 million since last week’s marathon bombings.
The Massachusetts House approved a transportation finance bill late Monday night that called for $500 million in new taxes.
They’re scheduled to debate and vote on the legislature’s $500 million tax-hike bill Monday in the House, and if I were you I’d pay close attention to what happens next.
Even after two electoral victories, it seems Gov. Patrick doesn’t know his audience quite as well as he thinks he does.
The House and Senate leadership plan for funding transportation is a far cry from the plan the governor’s been pushing for the past few months.