Baker Administration

Mass Lawmakers Getting a Pay Raise in New Year
Minimum wage workers aren't the only ones getting a pay boost in 2017.
Governor Charlie Baker's administration announced on Thursday that Massachusetts state legislators will see a pay increase next year. The annual base compensation for members of the House and Senate will go from the curr…
Say YES To Middleborough
The Baker Administration wants to honor a pledge made many years ago to bring commuter rail to the region and we should graciously accept what is being proposed.
There have been promises made since Mike Dukakis was governor to bring commuter rail to Southeastern Massachusetts but until…
Business Group Bullish On Southcoast Rail
A Southcoast realtor still thinks commuter rail service to New Bedford and Fall River can happen.
Paul Chasse heads a coalition of businesspeople supporting the Southcoast Rail Project. Chasse tells WBSM's Tim Weisberg, local lawmakers have done a great job to get the project where it is, but th…
State Kicks In Funding For Hazelwood Park Improvements
The Baker Administration is investing nearly $7 million to improve parks and recreation programs around the Commonwealth.
Two communities in line for funding are New Bedford and Fall River.
New Bedford will receive $364,000 for improvements to Hazelwood Park in the South End...