Mass. Bill Would Help Developmentally Disabled Students Attend CollegeStudents with intellectual and developmental disabilities would have a clearer path to state colleges and universities under a bill approved by the Massachusetts Senate.
Mass. Senate To Debate Bill To Regulate Ride-Hailing ServicesThe Massachusetts Senate is weighing a bill to regulate ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft.
Massachusetts Senate To Debate Transgender Rights BillThe Massachusetts Senate is planning to discuss a bill aimed at strengthening legal protections for transgender individuals.
2 Vie For Vacant South Shore Senate SeatRepublican Patrick O'Connor and Democrat Joan Meschino will be on the ballot in Tuesday's special election in the Plymouth and Norfolk District.
Primaries Held In Races To Fill 2 Mass. Senate SeatsSpecial primary elections were being held Tuesday to fill two vacant seats in the Massachusetts Senate.
Massachusetts Senate Panel Cautions On Pot LegislationA state Senate committee that visited Colorado to learn about recreational marijuana is warning that Massachusetts may not be prepared for legalization.
Bill Would Help Massachusetts Meet Greenhouse Gas Emissions GoalsA bill approved by the Massachusetts Senate would set new targets to help the state meet its greenhouse gas emissions goals.
Senate Bill Seeks To Stem Tide Of Deadly Drug AbuseMassachusetts Senate leaders are putting the finishing touches on a wide-ranging bill aimed at reversing a troubling increase in opioid-related overdoses and deaths.
Mass. Drug Offenders Could Retain Drivers' Licenses Under BillThose convicted of drug crimes would no longer have their drivers' licenses automatically suspended under a bill unanimously approved by the Massachusetts Senate.
Senate OKs Bill Banning Teens Under 18 From Tanning SalonsThe Massachusetts Senate on Thursday unanimously passed a bill that would bar anyone under age 18 from using tanning beds.
Rosenberg Elected Mass. Senate President, DeLeo Re-Elected As House SpeakerWinthrop Democrat Robert DeLeo was re-elected to serve as House Speaker.
Mass. Senate Passes Bill Naming Rex Trailer State’s Official CowboyTrailer hosted the popular children’s television show “Boomtown,” on WBZ-TV from 1956 to 1974.

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