Gov. Deval Patrick
Gov. Deval Patrick has a handful of bills on his desk awaiting his signature, including a proposed overhaul of Massachusetts’ gun laws.
Federal officials told Gov. Deval Patrick that due to fewer unaccompanied children apprehended at the border, they no longer are seeking facilities for temporary shelters.
Some politicians have joined with protesting Market Basket workers while others are sitting on the fence in what’s become a touchy election-year issue.
WBZ-TV political analyst Jon Keller sits down with Boston Globe political reporter Jim O’Sullivan on Keller @ Large.
The head of the Roman Catholic church in Boston is criticizing state lawmakers for acting “with unseemly haste” to tighten security around abortion clinics.
Gov. Deval Patrick has signed a bill designed to tighten security around abortion clinics in Massachusetts.
Gov. Deval Patrick says there remains considerable misunderstanding about the state’s offer to shelter unaccompanied children from Central America crossing the nation’s southern border.
The law raises the state’s $8 per hour minimum wage to $11 per hour — a high among U.S. states — by 2017.
Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick is heading out of the country on a trade mission to Israel and the United Arab Emirates.
Massachusetts officials estimate their plan for replacing the state’s failed health exchange website will cost more than $120 million, but hope that most of the money will come from the federal government.