When Martha Coakley graduated from law school, her father gave her a plaque that read “sometimes the best man for the job is a woman.” She’s spent the past several decades trying to prove him right.
The Democratic candidate for governor said Tuesday that Patrick is doing what he needs to do by first asking for an independent audit.
Two top Massachusetts elected officials are trying to tighten regulations on for-profit colleges, arguing some of the schools are leaving students with high debt and without the skills needed to land a good job.
Attorney Martha Coakley is calling for a hike in the minimum wage, universal pre-kindergarten and earned sick time for all Massachusetts workers as she stumps for the Democratic nomination for governor.
The Supreme Court seems likely to strike down a Massachusetts law setting a 35-foot protest-free zone outside abortion clinics.
Applications are being accepted for $8 million in grants designed to improve the delivery of mental health and substance abuse services in Massachusetts.
Attorney General Martha Coakley is asking a federal court to dismiss a lawsuit filed by the former president of Westfield State University.
Only 34 cents of every dollar collected by professional solicitors in Massachusetts in 2012 ended up with the charities they were representing.
To mark the 50th anniversary of that day, WBZ-TV spoke to several local community leaders in the Boston area and they shared their recollections with her.
Attorney General Martha Coakley, who’s running for governor, admitted mistakes were made regarding the handling of her campaign funds.