Mass. State Legislature

State Budget Contains Funding For New Bedford Schools And More
There's some good news for New Bedford schools coming from the state budget.  The spending plan includes an additional $4 million in funding for the city school system. 
Rep. Antonio Cabral made the announcement on Monday, saying its appropriate the delegation has securred the addition…
Hodgson: Corrections Officers Contract Issues Resolved
Bristol County Sheriff Tom Hodgson says he's resolved his contract differences with the union representing his Corrections Officers, and a ratification vote should happen very soon. 
Hodgson met with union officials for about 30 minutes on Thursday to resolve  management rights...