Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley has awarded nearly $8 million to 22 organizations around the state to increase access to mental health and substance abuse services.
Environmental activists pushing Massachusetts to divest its state pension fund from fossil fuel companies are getting words of encouragement from some of the candidates running for governor.
State Treasurer Steven Grossman suggested Thursday that the state inspector general review what he said was Coakley’s “failure to reimburse taxpayers in an appropriate and timely fashion.”
The gloves are finally coming off and it’s the two female candidates at the center of the scrum.
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley has turned in more than 13,000 certified nomination signatures to earn a spot on the September primary ballot.
Massachusetts Treasurer Steve Grossman faced off against the state’s gun lobby director in an informal debate Thursday meant to highlight what the Democratic candidate for governor says is the failure of a party primary opponent — Attorney General Martha Coakley — to embrace tougher gun control.
Attorney General Martha Coakley’s campaign committee has agreed to pay nearly $18,000 to charity as part of an agreement with campaign regulators over payments made with federal committee funds.
An overhaul of the state’s domestic violence laws unanimously cleared the Massachusetts House on Tuesday.
Attorney General Martha Coakley is arguing that Massachusetts’ anti-discrimination law should apply in the case of a married gay couple who sued the Roman Catholic Diocese of Worcester for allegedly refusing to sell them a Northbridge mansion because church officials were concerned they would host gay weddings.
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley is calling on the Legislature to reject proposed cuts in community-based mental health programs.