State GOP Chair Proposes Ballot Question Requiring Voter IDs

BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts Republicans are hoping to persuade enough voters to back a change in state law that would require residents to produce an … [Read more...]

Cape Cod Towns Getting Infrastructure Funding

WEST BARNSTABLE – The Chapter 90 Bond Bill recently passed through the Massachusetts House of Representatives in a unanimous vote and includes money … [Read more...]

Top Elections Official Urges Quick Action on Mail-In Voting

BOSTON (AP) - Secretary of the Commonwealth William Galvin said Tuesday that with current no-excuse mail-in voting laws set to expire at the end of … [Read more...]

Massachusetts Lawmakers Push to Extend Mail-In, Early Voting

BOSTON (AP) - The Massachusetts Senate approved a bill Thursday extending many of the policies adopted when the pandemic hit last year, including … [Read more...]

Baker, Lawmakers Wrangle Over Federal Pandemic Aid Funds

BOSTON (AP) - Governor Charlie Baker and Democratic leaders in the Massachusetts House and Senate are in a full-blown spat over $5.3 billion in … [Read more...]

Supporters Hope to Make Virtual Public Hearings Permanent

BOSTON (AP) - Many lawmakers, activists, and members of the public are hoping to avoid a full return to crowded meeting rooms by making virtual access … [Read more...]

Legislative Panel to Hammer Out Compromise State Budget Plan

BOSTON (AP) - The debate over a new state budget now heads to a Legislative conference committee after the Massachusetts Senate last week passed its … [Read more...]

Bill Would Honor Veterans Lost to Service-Related Illnesses

BOSTON (AP) - Governor Charlie Baker has again filed a bill intended to honor veterans lost to service-related illnesses, including PTSD. The bill … [Read more...]

Eastham Leaders Call for Tourism Help in State Budget

EASTHAM - The Eastham Chamber of Commerce is calling upon legislators on Beacon Hill to include more aid for the tourism and hospitality industry in … [Read more...]

Massachusetts State Auditor Will Not Seek Reelection

BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts State Auditor Suzanne Bump says she will not seek reelection to a fourth term next year. She said in her announcement … [Read more...]



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