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.
Too Rosy? Experts Question Elizabeth Warren's Wealth Tax FiguresInterviews with a dozen economists and tax experts from across the political spectrum point to divisions about how much money a wealth tax would raise.
Former Republican Sen. Jeff Flake, A Trump Nemesis, Heading To HarvardThe Arizona Republican is among six new resident fellows who will join Harvard's Institute of Politics this fall.
Abortion Foes, Supporters Pack Hearing At Mass. StatehouseActivists on both sides of the abortion divide have clashed over a bill in Massachusetts that would let women obtain an abortion after 24 weeks of pregnancy in cases of "fatal fetal anomalies."
Keller @ Large: Charlie Baker's Approval Numbers Remain Strong In New Suffolk PollDavid Paleologos, director of Suffolk University’s political research center, joined WBZ-TV political analyst Jon Keller to discuss this findings of last week’s poll.
Sears Owner Says Laid-Off Workers Got Severance, But Elizabeth Warren Isn't SatisfiedThe owner of Sears told two prominent Democratic lawmakers that former workers who lost their jobs got their severance after the company went bankrupt.
Moulton Fails To Meet Requirements For First Presidential DebateThe Democratic National Committee announced Thursday that 20 candidates have qualified for the party's first presidential debates later this month.
Convicted Ex-Speaker Sal DiMasi Seeking To Become Beacon Hill LobbyistFormer Massachusetts House Speaker Salvatore DiMasi is appealing a decision that bars him from registering as a Beacon Hill lobbyist after being convicted of federal corruption charges.
NH Sports Betting Bill Sent To Governor's DeskSports betting is close to becoming legal in New Hampshire.
Elizabeth Warren Challenges Bernie Sanders For Progressives' 2020 SupportElizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders are vying to become the progressive alternative to Joe Biden.
2020 Hopeful Joe Biden Talks Climate Plan With Marty Walsh During Boston VisitBoston Mayor Marty Walsh hosted 2020 presidential hopeful Joe Biden on Wednesday.
Keller @ Large: A Trump Family Political Dynasty? Think AgainThe concept of family dynasties has been a staple of our political culture, but the Trumps may run afoul of a long-brewing backlash.
Elizabeth Warren Touts Plan To Boost US ManufacturingShe wants to establish a cabinet-level department charged with "creating and defending" American jobs.
Keller @ Large: Rep. Jim McGovern Calls For Impeachment Inquiry Into President TrumpMassachusetts Rep. Jim McGovern, the chairman of the House Rules Committee believes it is time to open an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.
Keller @ Large: Robert Mueller Statement Helps Push For Trump ImpeachmentJon says Robert Mueller's statement Wednesday gave the movement to impeach President Trump a huge boost.