Secretary Of State William Galvin

Casino opponents in Milford. (WBZ-TV photo)

Mass. Casino Opponents Clear Signature Hurdle In Repeal Effort

Secretary of State William Galvin says a count has determined that casino foes collected enough certified signatures to continue pursuing a proposed ballot question that would repeal the state’s 2011 gambling law.



Keller @ Large: Secretary Of State William Galvin

The upcoming U.S. Senate elections and the state of Massachusetts politics were some of the topics WBZ-TV political analyst Jon Keller covered Sunday.


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Mass. Population Increased 1.5 Percent Since 2010

The latest U.S. Census Bureau numbers put the state’s population at more than 6.6 million, up by more than 98,000 residents from April 2010.



Citigroup Fires Analyst, Pays $2 Million Fine Over Facebook IPO Leak

The top securities regulator in Massachusetts has fined Citigroup Global Markets Inc. $2 million for failing to supervise analysts who improperly disclosed confidential information about Facebook’s initial public offering.


State Street

State Street Global Advisors Fined Millions

The state has imposed a $5 million penalty on State Street Global Advisors, for failing to tell investors the true nature of a very risky investment.