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Senate To Weigh Social Media And Alcohol Sales Bills

The Massachusetts Senate is poised to debate bills designed to protect the social media accounts of workers and allow the sale of alcohol on Sunday mornings.

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Update: Welfare Overhaul Bill Clears Senate

The Massachusetts Senate has approved a welfare overhaul bill.

The bill would revive a 1995 state program designed to help place welfare recipients in full-time work and require the Department of Transitional Assistance to assign specialists to help high-risk recipients

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Massachusetts Senate To Debate Welfare Overhaul

The Massachusetts Senate is planning to debate a compromise welfare overhaul bill.

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Should Liquor Stores Open Earlier On Sunday?

A bill heading to the state Senate allows liquor stores to open two hours earlier on Sundays.

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Help For Those That Need Flood Insurance

The Massachusetts House of Representatives has unanimously approved a bill aimed at softening the impact of new federal flood insurance rules on many coastal homeowners.

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Ma Senate OK’s Crackdown on Compounding Pharmacies

The Massachusetts Senate has unanimously backed stricter regulations on drug compounding pharmacies like the one blamed for a deadly nationwide meningitis outbreak.

The Senate bill establishes sterile compounding and complex non-sterile compounding specialty licenses to be issued by the Board of Registration of Pharmacy

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Mass. Senate Works Weekend on Transportation Bill

The Massachusetts Senate plans a rare weekend session to consider the latest version of a bill that would pump more money into the state's aging and debt-ridden transportation system.

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