Gov. Deval Patrick has signed a bill into law that will ensure a teacher’s evaluated job performance is the main factor considered when a school faces staffing decisions. Patrick signed the bill into law just days after it passed in both chambers of the legislature.
The New Hampshire House is considering whether to kill a bill that would subject people to fines of up to $2,500 for bullying a state lawmaker.
New Hampshire business owners could soon have the legal right to decide who they serve.
The Massachusetts Senate has unanimously approved a bill that would allow victims of domestic violence to take up to 15 days of leave from their jobs without facing penalties from their employers.
There’s a local pushback against a new Alcoholic Beverages Control Commission rule that many local brewers fear could put them out of business.
Gov. Deval Patrick has signed a bill allowing the state’s racetracks to continue simulcasting greyhound and horse races from other states for another six months.
Mayors from across Massachusetts are calling upon national lawmakers to reach a deal in the debt ceiling talks.
Mass. lawmakers were set to discuss a bill on Thursday that focuses on bullying in the workplace.
New Hampshire lawmakers are planning on filing legislation named after toddler Caylee Anthony that would make it a crime to fail to report a child’s disappearance.
A Massachusetts lawmakers has proposed legislation to allow fireworks into the state.