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Gov. Deval Patrick

(Photo credit: Matt Bennett/Governor's Office)

Gov. Patrick Threatens Veto Of Transportation Plan

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.


Sherri Killins (Image courtesy:

Gov. Patrick Says Ex-Mass. Early Education Commissioner Violated No Rules

Gov. Deval Patrick says former commissioner of early education Sherri Killins did not violate any rules by participating in an outside training program or living in Connecticut.


House Speaker Robert DeLeo

DeLeo Wants Smaller Tax Hike Than Proposed

The Democratic speaker of the Massachusetts House is calling for a smaller package of tax increases than has been recommended by Gov. Deval Patrick.


William Galvin

Galvin: Cities And Towns Should Share Cost Of Special Senate Election

The state picked up the entire tab during the last special election in 2010, but this year Bill Galvin wants local communities to share the expense.


Patrick thanks MBTA workers after the Blizzard of 2013. (Credit: WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Carl Stevens)

State Officials Thank MBTA Workers For Work During, After Storm

Gov. Deval Patrick thanked MBTA workers in Southie for their hard work through the blizzard and its aftermath.


Power outages were still widespread Sunday on the South Shore. (CBS)

Gov. Patrick Tours Areas Hardest Hit By Blizzard

Gov. Deval Patrick says Massachusetts came through the blizzard reasonably well, but about 144,000 residents are still without power.


House Speaker Robert DeLeo

Keller @Large: House Speaker Robert DeLeo

The proposed Massachusetts budget was one of the topics WBZ-TV political analyst Jon Keller covered Sunday on “Keller @ Large” as he sat down with Massachusetts Speaker Of The House Rep. Robert DeLeo.


Sen. Mo Cowan was sworn in Thursday. (Photo courtesy of the Office of Sen. William “Mo” Cowan)

Mo Cowan Sworn In As Interim U.S. Senator

William “Mo” Cowan of Massachusetts is the Senate’s newest member.


Governor Deval Patrick

Keller @Large: Gov. Deval Patrick

Massachusetts taxes and the race for John Kerry’s senate seat were some of the topics WBZ-TV political analyst Jon Keller covered Sunday on “Keller @ Large” as he sat down with Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick.


Gov. Deval Patrick at 2013 State Of the State

Compromise Likely Needed On Patrick’s Budget Proposal

Gov. Deval Patrick can certainly relate to an old adage about state government: “The governor proposes, the Legislature disposes.”