Massachusetts Senators To Debate Ban On Child MarriageA bill that supporters say would end child marriage in Massachusetts could soon come up for a vote in the state Senate.
Massachusetts Lawmakers Inching Closer To State Budget DealMassachusetts lawmakers appear to be inching closer to finalizing a state budget — three weeks into the new fiscal year.
Smoking And Vaping Bills Scheduled For Statehouse HearingMore than a dozen smoking and vaping-related bills are the focus of hearing at the Massachusetts Statehouse.
Massachusetts Bill Would Test The Idea Of Universal Basic IncomeA bill under consideration at the Massachusetts Statehouse is aimed at testing the idea of a universal basic income.
Gov. Baker Signs Law Covering Cancer Costs For FirefightersFrom now on, a cancer diagnosis will be treated as a work related injury for Massachusetts firefighters.
Hundreds Of Gun Advocates Rally Against Healey's 'Copycat' Assault Weapons BanAbout 2,000 gun rights advocates have rallied outside the Massachusetts Statehouse to protest Democratic Attorney General Maura Healey's crackdown on the sale and manufacture of what she's called copycat assault weapons.
Patient Confidentiality Bill Making Way Through Mass. StatehouseA bill aimed at strengthening patient confidentiality is making its way through the Statehouse.
Christmas Tree Lighting Planned At Massachusetts StatehouseThe holiday season arrives on Beacon Hill next week with the annual Statehouse Christmas tree lighting ceremony on the front lawn of gold-domed building.
State To Hold Unclaimed Property Auction On EBayJewelry and high-end watches are among the items you'll find at the state's unclaimed property eBay auction on Saturday.
Close Pilgrim Nuclear Plant Now, Protesters SayActivists seeking to close the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station gathered at the Statehouse to press for its immediate shutdown.
Massachusetts Statehouse Offering Access To JFK StatueVisitors to the Massachusetts Statehouse will once again be able to view the statue of former President John F. Kennedy up close.