Gov. Deval Patrick
The head of the Massachusetts Democratic party is stepping down.
Gov. Deval Patrick says he will support a requirement that photo identification be placed on Electronic Benefit Transfer Cards used by welfare recipients, but is asking lawmakers to amend the proposal before he signs it.
Gov. Deval Patrick has until the end of the week to take action on a $34 billion budget approved by state lawmakers.
The governor of the losing team’s state will volunteer at the local food bank of the winning governor’s choosing.
The Patricks’ daughter Sarah and husband Marco, welcomed baby boy John Luca into the world early Monday.
Now, there is a movement to raise money to send his remains back to Russia.
Surveillance video from the Boston Marathon attack shows one suspect dropping his backpack and calmly walking away from it before the bomb inside it exploded, Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick said Sunday.
President Barack Obama joined local religious leaders including Cardinal Sean O’Malley, Gov. Deval Patrick and Mayor Tom Menino as he addressed an interfaith service in the aftermath of Monday’s Boston Marathon bombings.
With a veto threat and more than 100 amendments to consider, the House debate on a transportation financing bill promises to be lengthy and spirited.
Gov. Deval Patrick derided a $500 million transportation financing plan offered by legislative leaders as a “fiscal shell game,” and said he would veto the bill if it reached his desk in its current form.