Governor Patrick

Gov. Patrick Says No Final Decision On Sheltering Illegal Immigrant Children In Mass.No final decision had been made on whether Massachusetts will shelter some of the unaccompanied children crossing the nation's southern border illegally, Gov. Deval Patrick said Thursday.
Patrick Signs $36 Billion State Budget; Announces Limited Vetoes Gov. Deval Patrick has signed into law the final state budget of his administration.
Gov. Patrick To Attend Panama Presidential Inauguration Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick is hitting the road again, this time to attend the swearing-in of the president of Panama.
New England Govs. Discuss Strategy To Combat Opioid AbuseFive New England governors are meeting to develop a regional strategy for fighting opioid abuse.
Patrick's Picks Hines For SJC, Would Be First Black Woman To ServeGov. Deval Patrick has nominated state appeals court judge Geraldine Hines to fill an upcoming vacancy on the state's highest court.
Gov. Patrick Pushing To Lift Cap On Liquor LicensesMassachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick is pushing legislation to give cities and towns more control over the number of liquor licenses in their communities.
Massachusetts Gov. Patrick Leading Trade Mission Trip To Israel & UAEMassachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick is heading out of the country on a trade mission to Israel and the United Arab Emirates.
'Scary' Surge In Caseloads Reported At Massachusetts DCFState lawmakers are sounding new alarms about a growing crisis in caseloads at the Department of Children and Families.
Patrick Nominates Gants As Massachusetts' Chief Justice Gov. Deval Patrick has nominated Supreme Judicial Court Justice Ralph Gants to serve as the chief justice of the state's highest court.
Patrick Signs Bill To Increase Police & Fire Line Of Duty Death BenefitsGov. Deval Patrick has signed a bill increasing the state's line-of-duty death benefit for the families of public safety officers.
Patrick Among Governors Calling On President To Reduce National Guard CutsThe governors of Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island are stepping up calls on President Barack Obama to scale back the proposed shrinking of the Army National Guard.
Gov. Patrick To Attend Governors' Meeting In DCGov. Deval Patrick is heading to Washington to participate in a two-day National Governors Association winter meeting.