Stan Rosenberg

A rainbow flag in front of the Massachusetts Statehouse. (Photo credit Michael Springer/Getty Images)

Female Same-Sex Nuptials Far Outnumber Male In Massachusetts

The legalization of same-sex marriages just over a decade ago has led to a steady stream of gay couples opting to take vows.

06/09/2015

Medical marijuana dispensary in Los Angeles.  (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Senate President Weighs Nonbinding 2016 Marijuana Question

State Senate President Stan Rosenberg says lawmakers should consider putting a nonbinding question on the 2016 ballot asking voters if they would support legalizing the recreational use of marijuana.

06/01/2015

Senate President Stan Rosenberg (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Senate President ‘Very Worried’ About Boston Olympic Bid Funding

Rosenberg said lawmakers have settled on a consultant to study Boston 2024’s proposal for hosting the games.

05/31/2015

State Sen. Brian Joyce (WBZ-TV)

Rosenberg Seeks Ethics Review Of State Sen. Brian Joyce

Sen. Brian Joyce has agreed to step down from his position as assistant majority leader during an investigation to review his ethical conduct.

CBS Boston–05/08/2015

Senate President Stan Rosenberg (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: For MBTA Reform, Stan Rosenberg Should Take Own Advice

WBZ Political Analyst Jon Keller wishes Senate President Stan Rosenberg would take his own advice on driving policy based on how things actually work.

04/17/2015

Lt. Governor-elect Karyn Polito. (WBZ-TV)

Polito To Officiate At Same-Sex Marriage Of Senate Leader

Senate President Stan Rosenberg has confirmed that Republican Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito will officiate at his upcoming wedding to partner Bryon Heffner.

04/01/2015

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

Mass. Senate Leader Says Taxpayers Won’t Fund Olympic Bid

A top state lawmaker said Tuesday he expects the Legislature and Gov. Charlie Baker to take a firm stand against any taxpayer funding for Boston’s bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics.

03/10/2015

Senate President Stan Rosenberg (WBZ-TV)

Rosenberg: MBTA Meltdown Result Of Tough Winter, Neglect

Sen. Rosenberg chastised taxpayers for wanting more service than they’re willing to pay for but declined to defend MBTA management.

02/17/2015

Massachusetts Senate President Stan Rosenberg. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Senate President Stan Rosenberg Talks Olympics, Deficit

The new president of the Massachusetts Senate said he wants to bring in experts to make sure Bay State taxpayers are not footing the bill if Boston is chosen to host the Summer Olympics in 2024.

01/25/2015

Governor-elect Charlie Baker. (WBZ-TV)

Governor-Elect Charlie Baker Vows To Restore Economic Order

Governor-elect Charlie Baker is vowing to use his executive power to help companies in Massachusetts.

11/10/2014

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