Governor Baker

Electric Vehicles and Your Tax Dollars [Poll]
Massachusetts has approximately 8,000 electric vehicles on the road. The Baker administration along with Beacon Hill lawmakers are pushing for a 300,000 quota over the next eight years. It's nice to have lofty goals, but check out some of the mandates and uses of your tax dollars to attain 300,…
Suspended State DCR Official Resigns
(Boston) AP - A top state Department of Conservation and Recreation official suspended for using taxpayer resources on a private Independence Day bash has resigned
Matthew Sisk, a deputy commissioner at the DCR, resigned his $112,000 a year job effective immediately, a department spokesman said late …
No to Bringing Back the Death Penalty in MA [Video]
Fresh off the recent senseless murder of a Massachusetts Police officer, Governor Charlie Baker believes it's time to debate and possibly re-institute the death penalty in the Commonwealth. The death penalty applies only to cop killers. The state's highest court outlawed capital punis…
New Tool in Farce Against Illegal Immigrants [VIDEO]
According to Bristol County Sheriff Tom Hodgson, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker made the correct move by allowing the State Police to detain, for up to 48 hours, undocumented immigrants.There is a caveat. Immigration and Customs Enforcement has to make the request...
Montigny Applauds Governor's Transportation Plan
Governor Baker is directing more than $200 million for transportation projects in Southeastern Massachusetts over the next five years, and State Senator Mark Montigny couldn't be more pleased.
The New Bedford Democrat admits though, he was getting anxious while waiting for the Governor to unveil…
Baker Signs Solar Energy Bill
A new state law could jump start stalled solar energy projects in Massachusetts.
The measure given final approval by lawmakers last week and signed today by Republican Governor Charlie Baker raises caps on the state's net metering program...
After Brussels Attacks, Security Stepped Up In Mass.
Authorities in Massachusetts are increasing security measures after explosions killed dozens at an airport and subway station in Brussels.
The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority said Tuesday that staff will be ``stepping up their vigilance and visibility'' with transit police posted…
Environmental Groups Push Clean Energy Uses For Brayton Point
Several environmental groups are pushing for clean energy uses at what used to be one of the region's dirtiest power plants.
The Brayton Point Power Station in Somerset is scheduled to shut down next year.
A recent study suggests the plant be re-powered with natural gas, but environmental groups like …

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