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Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Attorney General Martha Coakley takes questions from local business owners.
Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Attorney General Martha Coakley takes questions from local business owners.

Attorney General Talks About Education

The Attorney General was in town Friday to speak about the major effects on our local economy.

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Mass State House

State Lawmakers Begin Budget Review

Massachusetts House and Senate lawmakers are kicking off their annual budget deliberations with a hearing on Gov. Deval Patrick’s $36.2 billion spending plan for the 2015 fiscal year.

House and Senate Ways and Means committees will hear testimony from members of the Patrick administration and other top Beacon Hill officials at Tuesday’s hearing, including state Treasurer Steve Grossman and Attorney General Martha Coakley

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Candidates For Governor Rake In Cash

 

Candidates for Massachusetts governor are stockpiling cash as they prepare for this year's campaign.

Democrat Steve Grossman ended 2014 with more than $984,000 in his account, having raised about $212,000 in December.

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Mass. AG Calls For Scrutiny Of Salaries For CEO’s Of Charities

 

Attorney General Martha Coakley is calling for greater transparency in the reporting of compensation for top executive of Massachusetts charities. 

Coakley made the comments after releasing a report that found the annual pay for the chief executives of 25 of Massachusetts' largest nonprofits ranged from $487,000 to $8.8 mi

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Coakley Warns Bay Staters About Telephone Fundraisers

 

Only 34 cents of every dollar collected by professional solicitors in Massachusetts in 2012 ended up with the charities they were representing.

That's according to a new report by Attorney General Martha Coakley.

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TSM - Martha Coakley in New Bedford
TSM - Martha Coakley in New Bedford

“Candidate” Coakley Visits New Bedford

 

Attorney General Martha Coakley says she's running for Governor of the Commonwealth in 2014.

During a stop in New Bedford on Tuesday, Coakley said she was focusing on education and the economy.

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Sutter Will Not Run For Attorney General

The prosecutor overseeing the murder case against former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez says he won't run for Attorney General of Massachusetts.

In an op-ed piece submitted to print media

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Coakley Seeks Info On Marathon Donations

Attorney General Martha Coakley says she wants to make sure donations raised after the Boston Marathon bombing are being spent appropriately.
 
    Coakley said Thursday that her office is distributing surveys to charities and fundraisers that collected money after the attack

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District Attorney Sam Sutter - Getty Images

Sutter Considers Run For Mass. Attorney General

Bristol County District Attorney Sam Sutter tells WBSM News, he is considering a run for Massachusetts Attorney General. 

Sutter says he didn't expect Martha Coakley to announce her intentions this soon, but now that she's leaving the A-G's office to run for Governor, Sutter says running for Attorney General is something he'll take a hard look at

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Massachusetts Casino Foes Fight Ballot Question Ruling

Casino gambling foes have gone to court in an effort to keep alive a proposed statewide ballot question that would repeal the 2011 state law that allows up to three casinos and one slots parlor in Massachusetts.

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