Politics

Massachusetts State House. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Hearing To Consider Possible Changes To State Constitution

A proposed amendment to the state constitution intended to further protect individual rights is the subject of a public hearing at the Massachusetts Statehouse.

04/19/2015

Hillary Clinton. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Hillary Clinton To Visit New Hampshire Next Week

Hillary Rodham Clinton will make her first trip as a presidential candidate to the early voting state of New Hampshire next week.

04/16/2015

New Hampshire Sen. Kelly Ayotte (Photo credit Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Sen. Ayotte’s Aide Quits After Arrest In Prostitution Sting

Nashua police said Sunday that David Wihby, 62, was arrested at a hotel Friday after he responded to a woman’s ad on the Internet.

04/05/2015

President Barack Obama hugs Victoria Reggie Kennedy, the widow of Sen. Edward Kennedy, during the dedication of the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate, March 30, 2015. (Photo credit JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Leads Dedication Of Edward M. Kennedy Institute

President Obama said he hoped the institute could help restore confidence in government at a time of great cynicism.

03/30/2015

2016 President Campaign Hopeful Ted Cruz (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Ted Cruz Climate Change Comments Make Him ‘Unfit’ For Presidency

It’s no surprise that many right wing conservatives have questioned the validity of climate change, and presidential hopeful Ted Cruz’s position is no different.

03/24/2015

GOP Rep. Ed Whitfield of Kentucky (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

GOP Lawmaker Targets Obama Climate Plan

House Republicans targeted a key element of President Obama’s strategy for fighting climate change, releasing a bill to delay the Obama administration’s plan to limit carbon pollution.

03/24/2015

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Bicycling Advocates Pushing Bills To Make Streets Safer

Bicycling advocates are hoping to persuade Beacon Hill lawmakers to pass two bills they say would make Massachusetts a more welcoming state for cyclists.

03/15/2015

Gov. Charlie Baker. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Baker Calls T Offer Of Free Rides ‘Appropriate’

Baker was also asked about his recent shakeup of the state Health Connector Board.

03/15/2015

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Budget Would Shortchange Elections, Lawmakers Warned

Secretary Galvin says the state’s presidential primary could be in jeopardy.

03/10/2015

House Minority Leader Brad Jones (WBZ)

Keller @ Large: Minority Leader On MBTA’s Troubles

Rep. Brad Jones is also skeptical about Boston’s Olympic bid.

03/08/2015

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