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Boston Herald
Grand Prix to refund its race ticketstold the Herald he felt “like I got out of an abusive relationship.” When aske
Grand Prix to refund its race tickets
Boston Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
told the Herald he felt “like I got out of an abusive relationship.” When asked about the cancellation yesterday, Gov. Charlie Baker called Casey’s comments “unfortunate.” “I don’t believe the city has been unreasonable,” Baker said. “Our... Read more
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Boston Herald
Renewable energy backers power up lobbying in Mass.in 2010, only five of the 23 companies had spent anything on lobbying. The sur
Renewable energy backers power up lobbying in Mass.
Boston Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
in 2010, only five of the 23 companies had spent anything on lobbying. The surge comes as lawmakers and Republican Gov. Charlie Baker wrestle with a host of renewable energy issues, from paving the way for Canadian hydropower to debating the... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Vocational education makes a comebackis what the math is for,'" Linked Learning Alliance President Christopher Cabal
Vocational education makes a comeback
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 6 hours ago
is what the math is for,'" Linked Learning Alliance President Christopher Cabaldon said. Elsewhere, Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker, a Republican, wants to devote $75 million over five years to equipment that would modernize and expand career... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Local response strong, mixed over transgender rightsof Voters. She said the transgender community and the state need the legislatio
Local response strong, mixed over transgender rights
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 8 hours ago
of Voters. She said the transgender community and the state need the legislation. Miss Evans said she doesn’t think Gov. Charlie Baker is doing enough. She wrote a letter to the governor questioning his reluctance “to defend the rights of our... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Trump maintains Mass. delegate majoritySen. Marco Rubio, who has suspended his presidential campaign, and four are bou
Trump maintains Mass. delegate majority
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 8 hours ago
Sen. Marco Rubio, who has suspended his presidential campaign, and four are bound to Cruz.The state's top Republican - Gov. Charlie Baker - skipped the caucuses and also won't be attending the Republican National Convention in Cleveland from July... Read more
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Boston Globe
Trump dominates Mass. GOP caucusesdistrict and Boston-dominated 7th. The caucus results also further underscored
Trump dominates Mass. GOP caucuses
Boston Globe / Posted 8 hours ago
district and Boston-dominated 7th. The caucus results also further underscored the differences between Republican Governor Charlie Baker, who has criticized Trump and said he will not vote for him, and large swaths of the state GOP. If the March... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Massachusetts Republicans to elect delegates at 9 caucuses10 may attend the caucuses. Anyone eligible to attend may also run to be a dele
Massachusetts Republicans to elect delegates at 9 caucuses
WWLP Springfield / Posted 9 hours ago
10 may attend the caucuses. Anyone eligible to attend may also run to be a delegate. The state’s top Republican — Gov. Charlie Baker — is skipping the caucuses and also won’t be attending the Republican National Convention in Cleveland from... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Push for renewable energy fuels surge in Bay State lobbyingago, in 2010, only five of the 23 companies had spent anything on lobbying.The
Push for renewable energy fuels surge in Bay State lobbying
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 10 hours ago
ago, in 2010, only five of the 23 companies had spent anything on lobbying.The surge comes as lawmakers and Republican Gov. Charlie Baker are wrestling with a host of renewable energy issues, from paving the way for Canadian hydropower to debating... Read more
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FOX News
'Baby Doe's' mother, boyfriend arrested in her deathnot be determined. An analysis of pollen on the girl's clothing indicated that
'Baby Doe's' mother, boyfriend arrested in her death
FOX News / Posted 13 hours ago
not be determined. An analysis of pollen on the girl's clothing indicated that she was likely from the Boston area. Gov. Charlie Baker told reporters Friday that the state's child welfare agency had opened a case with the girl's family in 2013... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Lobbying by renewable energy groups on rise in Massachusettsfive years earlier, only four of the 22 had spent anything on lobbying. The su
Lobbying by renewable energy groups on rise in Massachusetts
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 17 hours ago
five years earlier, only four of the 22 had spent anything on lobbying. The surge comes as lawmakers and Republican Gov. Charlie Baker wrestle with a host of renewable energy issues, from paving the way for Canadian hydropower to debating the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Local Grand Prix CEO blames Walsh2.25-mile course that was to weave around the Boston Convention & Exhibition Ce
Local Grand Prix CEO blames Walsh
Boston Herald / Posted 19 hours ago
2.25-mile course that was to weave around the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center. Billy Pitman, spokesman for Gov. Charlie Baker, said last night in a statement: “Planning this race was complex from the beginning, and the administration was... Read more
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Boston Globe
Watertown sees liquor licenses as key to growthin new restaurants or bars after receiving permission from the state to issue 1
Watertown sees liquor licenses as key to growth
Boston Globe / Posted 22 hours ago
in new restaurants or bars after receiving permission from the state to issue 15 additional liquor licenses. Governor Charlie Baker recently signed off on the special legislation required for the new licenses, which town officials sought as a... Read more
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Boston Herald
Emotional gov speaks out on Reagan film: ‘It’s just not funny’An emotional Charlie Baker yesterday slammed the idea of a comedy depicting Pre
Emotional gov speaks out on Reagan film: ‘It’s just not funny’
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
An emotional Charlie Baker yesterday slammed the idea of a comedy depicting President Ronald Reagan battling the onset of Alzheimer’s, calling it a gruesome illness that’s robbed the governor of the once “vibrant” mother he knew. “My mom was a... Read more
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Boston Herald
Mayor crashes and burns as IndyCar waves red flagcourse. Walsh, eager to show the city could host a major sporting event after
Mayor crashes and burns as IndyCar waves red flag
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
course. Walsh, eager to show the city could host a major sporting event after the Boston 2024 Olympics collapsed, got Gov. Charlie Baker and several skeptical agencies to go along with IndyCar, letting them know it was important to make the race... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Memorial speakers recall Hingham Marine's love of the seafilled the church for Friday’s memorial service for Orlando. “The waters called
Memorial speakers recall Hingham Marine's love of the sea
The Patriot Ledger / Posted yesterday
filled the church for Friday’s memorial service for Orlando. “The waters called him to serve as a Marine.”Joined by Gov. Charlie Baker and Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito, the Orlando family’s home parish gave a final farewell to the 2010 Hingham High... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Transgender restroom bill moves from committee to the legislatureis a public accommodations relating to restrooms and locker rooms,” Senate Pres
Transgender restroom bill moves from committee to the legislature
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
is a public accommodations relating to restrooms and locker rooms,” Senate President Stanley Rosenberg told 22News, adding that “We have very strong support in the Senate.” Republican Governor Charlie Baker has yet to state his position on the iss... Read more
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Boston Globe
April 29, 2015after a series of rapid-fire developments at the State House Friday, including
April 29, 2015
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
after a series of rapid-fire developments at the State House Friday, including the strongest indication yet from Governor Charlie Baker that he would not veto the legislation should it reach his desk. ...” http://bit.ly/1Tk8732 BRADY ADDS BIG... Read more
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Boston Globe
Baker administration seeking greater control over environmental oversightensure that Massachusetts has an active, hands-on role in the National Pollutan
Baker administration seeking greater control over environmental oversight
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
ensure that Massachusetts has an active, hands-on role in the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System,” Governor Charlie Baker said in a statement. “I am confident that, in joining 46 other states, the Massachusetts Department of... Read more
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WBUR Boston
Transgender Public Accommodations Bill Moving Ahead In Legislaturethe door for male predators to disguise themselves as women to obtain access to
Transgender Public Accommodations Bill Moving Ahead In Legislature
WBUR Boston / Posted yesterday
the door for male predators to disguise themselves as women to obtain access to female locker rooms and restrooms. Gov. Charlie Baker has repeatedly refused to say whether he would sign the bill were it to pass, saying it depends on exactly... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Will Ferrell drops out of Reagan film amid Alzheimer's controversyand other versions of dementia. Perhaps if you knew more, you would not find th
Will Ferrell drops out of Reagan film amid Alzheimer's controversy
ABC 6 Providence / Posted yesterday
and other versions of dementia. Perhaps if you knew more, you would not find the subject humorous." Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker sharing that sentiment taking to twitter Friday morning to write, "This is dismaying. Anyone who has family... Read more
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The Hill
Republicans who vow to never back Trumpin hopes of forcing a contested convention in July. Here's a list of Republica
Republicans who vow to never back Trump
The Hill / Posted yesterday
in hopes of forcing a contested convention in July. Here's a list of Republicans who won't back Trump as nominee. Gov. Charlie Baker (Mass.) Glenn Beck, radio host Michael Berry, radio host Brent Bozell, conservative activist Jay Caruso,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Charlie Baker takes a stand against Will Ferrell’s Reagan filmGovernor Charlie Baker is not amused. The Republican took umbrage with plans f
Charlie Baker takes a stand against Will Ferrell’s Reagan film
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Governor Charlie Baker is not amused. The Republican took umbrage with plans for Will Ferrell to portray Ronald Reagan in a film about the president: This is dismaying. Anyone who has family w/Alzheimer's can tell you there is courage, but no humor... Read more
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Boston Globe
Hingham Marine killed during training mission remembered by family and friendsL recalled. “ ‘Make the most of the dash.’ ” Devine, in comments that drew lau
Hingham Marine killed during training mission remembered by family and friends
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
L recalled. “ ‘Make the most of the dash.’ ” Devine, in comments that drew laughter from attendees which included Governor Charlie Baker, recalled that during their childhood she often dressed him up - as a girl. “It’s no wonder that ‘A Boy Names... Read more
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Boston Globe
Controversial transgender bill headed for vote in House, Senateand Senate. A Beacon Hill maneuver Friday to send the bill to the chambers for
Controversial transgender bill headed for vote in House, Senate
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
and Senate. A Beacon Hill maneuver Friday to send the bill to the chambers for a full vote ramps up pressure on Governor Charlie Baker. The Democratic-controlled Legislature is expected to pass the measure in coming weeks. But Baker, a... Read more
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WBUR Boston
Analysis: Republican Delegate Rules Mean Trump Could Still Lose Mass.newly elected on March 1 — the same day as the state presidential primary. Much
Analysis: Republican Delegate Rules Mean Trump Could Still Lose Mass.
WBUR Boston / Posted yesterday
newly elected on March 1 — the same day as the state presidential primary. Much to the chagrin of some party insiders, Gov. Charlie Baker pushed his own slate of candidates and won a majority of the seats. Baker has made his distaste for Trump... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Breakthrough on transgender rights bill?Senator Sonia Chang-Diaz, and the other members of the committee for their lead
Breakthrough on transgender rights bill?
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
Senator Sonia Chang-Diaz, and the other members of the committee for their leadership in moving this bill forward." Gov. Charlie Baker has declined to state his position on the bill, frustrating its supporters and forcing lawmakers to take into... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Will Ferrell’s comedy on Reagan dementia unlikely after his children objectwrote. “There was laughter in those years, but there was never humor.” Reagan’
Will Ferrell’s comedy on Reagan dementia unlikely after his children object
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
wrote. “There was laughter in those years, but there was never humor.” Reagan’s son Michael tweeted: Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker also weighed in on Facebook: Reagan died in 2004, and his wife Nancy died last month. The screenplay had been... Read more
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WBUR Boston
Hingham Marine Killed In Hawaii Is HonoredWBUR previously reported. Friday’s service included eulogies and a presentatio
Hingham Marine Killed In Hawaii Is Honored
WBUR Boston / Posted yesterday
WBUR previously reported. Friday’s service included eulogies and a presentation of military honors to his parents, The Associated Press reported. Gov. Charlie Baker was also in attendance. With reporting by the WBUR Newsroom and the Associated Pr... Read more
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Boston Globe
Charlie Baker takes a stand against Will Ferrell’s Reagan filmGovernor Charlie Baker is not amused. The Republican took umbrage with plans f
Charlie Baker takes a stand against Will Ferrell’s Reagan film
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Governor Charlie Baker is not amused. The Republican took umbrage with plans for Will Ferrell to portray Ronald Reagan in a film about the president: This is dismaying. Anyone who has family w/Alzheimer's can tell you there is courage, but no humor... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Massachusetts Marine killed in helicopter crash to be honoredfollowing the crash. Friday’s service will include eulogies and a presentation
Massachusetts Marine killed in helicopter crash to be honored
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
following the crash. Friday’s service will include eulogies and a presentation of military honors to his parents. Gov. Charlie Baker is expected to attend. You can watch a live stream of the memorial service starting at 10:30 A.M. here on... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Massachusetts Marine killed in Hawaii being honoredfollowing the crash. Friday's service will include eulogies and a presentation
Massachusetts Marine killed in Hawaii being honored
ABC 6 Providence / Posted yesterday
following the crash. Friday's service will include eulogies and a presentation of military honors to his parents. Gov. Charlie Baker is expected to attend. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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Boston Globe
Hingham honoring Marine who died in Hawaii copter crashwas stationed at Kaneohe Bay in Hawaii. Only traces of DNA were found in the r
Hingham honoring Marine who died in Hawaii copter crash
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
was stationed at Kaneohe Bay in Hawaii. Only traces of DNA were found in the recovery effort following the crash. Friday’s service will include eulogies and a presentation of military honors to his parents. Gov. Charlie Baker is expected to att... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Bay State outperforms rest of nationa 3.1 percent growth rate for the state economy in the second quarter and a 2.5
Bay State outperforms rest of nation
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
a 3.1 percent growth rate for the state economy in the second quarter and a 2.5 percent rate in the third quarter. Gov. Charlie Baker and the Massachusetts House have recommended increasing state spending in fiscal 2017 by about 3.5 percent, a... Read more
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Boston Herald
Legalization battle bound for state’s highest courtresponsible for the weed’s high. The concerns echo those voiced by a number of
Legalization battle bound for state’s highest court
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
responsible for the weed’s high. The concerns echo those voiced by a number of Bay State officials, including Gov. Charlie Baker, House Speaker Robert A. DeLeo and Mayor Martin J. Walsh — who oppose the ballot measure for a number of... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Could this debate have saved Prince?Last year Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker floated a tough new law he hoped wou
Could this debate have saved Prince?
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 2 days ago
Last year Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker floated a tough new law he hoped would curb the state's growing opioid epidemic, a societal crisis the state shares with the rest of the country. The idea: Emergency rooms can hold patients against their... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Massachusetts Senate approves under-21 ban on tobacco salestake further steps on their own in regulating tobacco. The bill also appears t
Massachusetts Senate approves under-21 ban on tobacco sales
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 2 days ago
take further steps on their own in regulating tobacco. The bill also appears to have support in the House. Republican Gov. Charlie Baker has said he'll review the language if it reaches his desk but supports the concept of raising the tobacco... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Massachusetts Senate approves under-21 ban on tobacco salestake further steps on their own in regulating tobacco. The bill also appears t
Massachusetts Senate approves under-21 ban on tobacco sales
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
take further steps on their own in regulating tobacco. The bill also appears to have support in the House. Republican Gov. Charlie Baker has said he'll review the language if it reaches his desk but supports the concept of raising the tobacco... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Massachusetts Senate approves under-21 ban on tobacco salestake further steps on their own in regulating tobacco. The bill also appears t
Massachusetts Senate approves under-21 ban on tobacco sales
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
take further steps on their own in regulating tobacco. The bill also appears to have support in the House. Republican Gov. Charlie Baker has said he'll review the language if it reaches his desk but supports the concept of raising the tobacco... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Massachusetts Senate approves under-21 ban on tobacco salestake further steps on their own in regulating tobacco. The bill also appears t
Massachusetts Senate approves under-21 ban on tobacco sales
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
take further steps on their own in regulating tobacco. The bill also appears to have support in the House. Republican Gov. Charlie Baker has said he'll review the language if it reaches his desk but supports the concept of raising the tobacco... Read more
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Boston Globe
April 28, 2016“The years-long swap meet of political assets between New Jersey Governor Chris
April 28, 2016
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
“The years-long swap meet of political assets between New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker continues. All that’s missing is a joint appearance between Springsteen and Aerosmith somewhere on I-95. The... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
High school career education stages comebackis what the math is for,’” Linked Learning Alliance President Christopher Cabal
High school career education stages comeback
Finance and Commerce / Posted 2 days ago
is what the math is for,’” Linked Learning Alliance President Christopher Cabaldon said. Elsewhere, Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker, a Republican, wants to devote $75 million over five years to equipment that would modernize and expand career... Read more
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The Inquirer and Mirror
Flag Status 042816(April 28, 2016) Gov. Charlie Baker has ordered that the United States flag and
Flag Status 042816
The Inquirer and Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
(April 28, 2016) Gov. Charlie Baker has ordered that the United States flag and the commonwealth flag be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings from sunrise until sunset Friday, April 29 in honor of Cpl. Christopher J. Orlando, United States... Read more
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Boston Globe
A rundown on Boston-area college commencementschairman and CEO of Universal Music Group; musician Milton Nascimento May 8, D
A rundown on Boston-area college commencements
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
chairman and CEO of Universal Music Group; musician Milton Nascimento May 8, DCU Center, Worcester Speaker: Governor Charlie Baker Graduates: 456 (328 undergraduate, 128 graduate) Honorary degrees: Baker; Mark W. Fuller, president and CEO... Read more
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Business Wire
Alnylam to Break Ground on New Manufacturing Facility in Norton, Massachusettsour ultimate decision to establish this manufacturing facility in Norton, MA.”
Alnylam to Break Ground on New Manufacturing Facility in Norton, Massachusetts
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
our ultimate decision to establish this manufacturing facility in Norton, MA.” Speaking at the groundbreaking ceremony are Charlie Baker, the Governor of Massachusetts, Kimberly Haugstad, Executive Director of the Hemophilia Federation of America,... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Massachusetts Senate debates age to buy tobacco18-years-old you should be able to make your own decisions about smoking, The
Massachusetts Senate debates age to buy tobacco
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
18-years-old you should be able to make your own decisions about smoking, The age change has gained support from Governor Charlie Baker, but he said he would need to see the final draft of the bill before signing it. If it does go through, the... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Potential high stakes at GOP caucuses in Braintree, Randolph and Plymouthin Cleveland, said the party is starting to accept that Trump will likely be th
Potential high stakes at GOP caucuses in Braintree, Randolph and Plymouth
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
in Cleveland, said the party is starting to accept that Trump will likely be the nominee. To date, party leaders, like Gov. Charlie Baker, have either voiced their opposition to Trump or have been reluctant to support him.“I’m mentally not there,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Massachusetts may raise age to buy cigarettes to 21Kids. “It’s just the right thing to do to help another generation from becoming
Massachusetts may raise age to buy cigarettes to 21
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
Kids. “It’s just the right thing to do to help another generation from becoming addicted to tobacco.” Governor Charlie Baker supports the concept of raising the legal age for tobacco sales to 21, but wants to see a final bill before... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
House tacks Real ID rider onto state budget billsecure and compliant forms of identification that for many residents will repla
House tacks Real ID rider onto state budget bill
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
secure and compliant forms of identification that for many residents will replace their current driver’s licenses. Gov. Charlie Baker in March had his top transportation officials brief legislative leaders on the legislation he filed last... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
House approves nearly $40B spending plan; Senate is nextfor the fiscal year starting July 1. The two versions must then be reconciled b
House approves nearly $40B spending plan; Senate is next
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
for the fiscal year starting July 1. The two versions must then be reconciled before they are sent to Republican Gov. Charlie Baker for his signature. The 156-0 vote in the Democratic-controlled House followed three days of largely... Read more
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Boston Globe
April 27, 2016who just served temporarily — Paul Kirk and Mo Cowan. So readers have sent in
April 27, 2016
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
who just served temporarily — Paul Kirk and Mo Cowan. So readers have sent in three types of names. -People Governor Charlie Baker might appoint who would not run in the special election, such as Jan Cellucci, the widow of former governor... Read more
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