Daily Talker: $40 Million Requested To Renovate Chambers At State House Speaker of the House Robert DeLeo is defending a plan to spend up to $20 million on upgrades to the House chambers. "We've got a lot of repairs that need to be done, anywhere from the roof to the floor," DeLeo told the Boston Globe. He also says wiring and flooring issues need to be fixed.
Patrick Opens Up About Parole Board, Taxes & The BudgetWBZ-TV’s Karen Anderson got the chance to sit down with Gov. Deval Patrick to talk about his new term, the budget, taxes and the recent outrage over the parole board’s release of a man serving three life sentences who allegedly killed a Woburn cop last month.