State will conduct aerial spray to combat EEE

Gov. Deval Patrick is saying state health officials are preparing to do an aerial spray in Southeastern Massachusetts to try to reduce the risk of eastern equine encephalitis.


Gov. stands firm on casino bill

Gov. Deval Patrick is standing firm on the casino bill and says he will not sign the bill passed in the Massachusetts Senate 25-15 last night.


Governor Patrick signs healthy school lunch bill

  Gov. Deval Patrick has signed a bill designed to encourage the state’s elementary and high schools to offer healthier food choices for their students.


Legislative leaders meeting on casino bills

Senate leaders tried Wednesday to break a legislative logjam over a proposed gambling expansion in Massachusetts, offering two options to their House counterparts.


Gov. Patrick hosts Guard families for lunch

Gov. Deval Patrick followed up his visit to troops in Iraq and Afghanistan with box lunches for their familes back at the Statehouse.


Gov. Patrick favors unemployment extension

Gov. Deval Patrick said Monday he supports President Barack Obama in urging Republicans to approve an extension in unemployment benefits, despite GOP concerns about adding to the national debt.


Clock ticking on gov's to-do list

  Some of Gov. Deval Patrick’s top legislative priorities remain in limbo even as he gears up his re-election campaign.


Gov.: Casino compromise in the works

  The legislative session ends at the end of the month and because the governor needs ten days to consider a bill, it’s coming down to the wire for passage of a casino bill this […]


Gov. says there may be no casino bill

Gov. Deval Patrick is saying that there may be no casino bill this year because of disagreement over slot machines at racetracks.


MA Governor's race starts to heat up

WBZ political analyst Jon Keller talks about the race with WBZ”s  Ed Walsh.