State Workers

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NH Considers Fragrance Ban For Public State Workers

New Hampshire’s House is voting on a bill that would prohibit state employees who work with the public from wearing fragrances or using scented products during business hours.


Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick (credit: AP)

Gov. Patrick Signs Pension Reform Bill

Gov. Deval Patrick has signed into law an overhaul of the pension system for public employees.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/19/2011

Massachusetts State House in Boston (credit: AP)

Mass. Pays Out $225 Million For Unused Sick Time

Massachusetts paid out $225 million to state workers for unused sick time in 2010.