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Mass. Bill Would Ban Sexual Orientation Therapy

The bill would prohibit any licensed professional in Massachusetts from engaging in any practice that seeks impose a change in the “sexual orientation or gender identity” of anyone under 18.

07/16/2013

(Photo credit: Andrea Courtois)

Lawmakers Approve $34B Mass. Budget

Massachusetts lawmakers approved a $34 billion state budget that includes additional aid for cities and towns and enough funding for the University of Massachusetts to avoid a tuition increase in the upcoming academic year.

07/01/2013

Lt. Gov. Tim Murray (credit: mass.gov)

Lt. Governor Tim Murray Resigns

Lt. Gov. Tim Murray has resigned from the his post at the State House, effective June 2.

05/22/2013

(Photo credit: Andrea Courtois)

Small Business Owners, Menino, Skeptical Of Patrick’s Proposed Income Tax Hike

Gov. Deval Patrick is rallying activists to lobby for the major income tax increase he’s proposed instead of settling for the lesser revenues of the legislature’s gas and cigarette tax hikes.

04/03/2013

Students rally for summer jobs funding. (CBS)

Mass. Students Push Lawmakers For Summer Jobs Funding

Hundreds of young people from across Massachusetts converged on the Statehouse to push for summer jobs funding.

02/21/2013

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Two Sides: Gun Show & Anti-Gun Violence Rally Held In Mass.

A gun show and an anti-gun violence rally were held in Massachusetts Saturday

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/26/2013

Massachusetts Turnpike

Report: Higher Taxes Or Fee Hikes Needed To Maintain, Improve Transportation

State transportation officials are proposing a range of options to raise about $1 billion per year to maintain and modernize public transit, highways, bridges and the rest of the state’s transportation network.

01/14/2013

Former Speaker Finneran introduced to applause. (Photo: WBZ NewsRadio's Carl Stevens)

Mass. Legislative Session Formally Begins

Legislative leaders say gun control and transportation funding will be among the key issues facing Massachusetts lawmakers in the new session.

01/02/2013

JudyAnn Bigby (Harvard University/Website)

Mass. GOP Calling For JudyAnn Bigby’s Resignation After Recent Scandals

Republicans in the state Legislature are calling for the resignation of JudyAnn Bigby, the state’s health and human services secretary.

11/29/2012

JudyAnn Bigby (far right) gets ready to address officials in NECC hearing at the Statehouse. (Photo credit: WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Carl Stevens)

Bigby: State Overseers And NECC Responsible For National Meningitis Outbreak

Massachusetts Health and Human Services Secretary JudyAnn Bigby says state overseers and the managers of a compounding pharmacy bear responsibility for a fatal, nationwide outbreak of fungal meningitis.

11/14/2012

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