baker

Gov. Baker Rolls Out New ‘Green’ Rules for Massachusetts
BOSTON (AP) - Gov. Charlie Baker's administration is rolling out a new set of rules on greenhouse gas emissions.
The regulations to be announced Friday are aimed at bringing Massachusetts into compliance with an ambitious state law that calls for a 25 percent reduction in emissions by the end of…
Two SouthCoast Communities Get Money for Bridge Repairs
Two SouthCoast communities are getting funds to help repair or replace some bridges.
Mattapoisett will receive $500,000 to replace a bridge on Acushnet Road over the Mattapoisett River. Wareham will also receive $500,000 to rehabilitate the Elm Street Bridge that has been closed since June of 2014...
Baker to Sign Bill Doubling Line of Duty Death Benefit
BOSTON (AP) - Gov. Charlie Baker is planning to sign legislation doubling the line of duty death benefit for families of first responders.
The bill will increase the benefit from $150,000 to $300,000. The change is included in a supplemental spending bill for the current 2017 fiscal year...
Gov. Baker Launching Black Advisory Commission
BOSTON (AP) - Gov. Charlie Baker is planning to launch a Black Advisory Commission charged with advising him on issues related to the economic prosperity and well-being of the black community in Massachusetts.
The Republican governor plans to launch the commission as a celebration of Black History Mo…
Gov. Baker Says Don’t Prejudge Trump Administration
BOSTON (AP) _ Republican Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker, who did not vote for Donald Trump, is urging the president-elect's critics not to prejudge the incoming administration or key appointees to federal posts.
Baker said Tuesday after returning from the Republican Governor's Association meeting i…

Load More Articles