Robert DeLeo is estimating that the state faces a budget gap of between $500 million and $1 billion in the next fiscal year, but he’s sticking to his no-new-tax pledge.
Massachusetts Speaker Robert DeLeo says the House of Representative’s proposed budget for the next fiscal year will not rely on any new taxes or fees.
Massachusetts political leaders are marking the first night of Hanukkah with the annual menorah lighting at the Statehouse.
A member of Massachusetts House Speaker Robert DeLeo’s leadership team has stepped down.
GGov. Deval Patrick has signed a bill legalizing casinos in Mass. that supporters say will create 1000′s of jobs while generating hundreds of millions in revenues.
The house has voted to roll the dice on a new measure that would legalize several new casinos here in Massachusetts. Jon Keller is at large.
House Speaker Robert DeLeo says the bill will create an estimated 15,000 jobs in the state, and provide local aid to cities and towns.
The Massachusetts House of Representatives has started debating the gambling bill that would bring three casinos and a slot parlor to the state.
A coalition of gambling opponents is calling on lawmakers to oppose the state’s latest gaming bill that would bring three casinos and a slot parlor to Massachusetts.
Massachusetts political leaders are donning their poker faces as they try to cut a deal legalizing casino gambling after years of noisy disagreements.