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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuanaProposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Mas
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuana
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 2 minutes ago
Proposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Massachusetts, where the Republican governor, Charlie Baker, and the Democratic mayor of Boston, Marty Walsh, have teamed up to oppose legalization. Miron said it's... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuanaProposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Mas
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuana
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 4 minutes ago
Proposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Massachusetts, where the Republican governor, Charlie Baker, and the Democratic mayor of Boston, Marty Walsh, have teamed up to oppose legalization. Miron said it's... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuanaProposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Mas
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuana
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 minutes ago
Proposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Massachusetts, where the Republican governor, Charlie Baker, and the Democratic mayor of Boston, Marty Walsh, have teamed up to oppose legalization. Miron said it's... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuanaProposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Mas
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuana
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 5 minutes ago
Proposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Massachusetts, where the Republican governor, Charlie Baker, and the Democratic mayor of Boston, Marty Walsh, have teamed up to oppose legalization. Miron said it's... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuanaProposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Mas
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuana
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 5 minutes ago
Proposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Massachusetts, where the Republican governor, Charlie Baker, and the Democratic mayor of Boston, Marty Walsh, have teamed up to oppose legalization. Miron said it's... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuanaProposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Mas
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuana
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 5 minutes ago
Proposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Massachusetts, where the Republican governor, Charlie Baker, and the Democratic mayor of Boston, Marty Walsh, have teamed up to oppose legalization. Miron said it's... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuanaProposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Mas
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuana
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 minutes ago
Proposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Massachusetts, where the Republican governor, Charlie Baker, and the Democratic mayor of Boston, Marty Walsh, have teamed up to oppose legalization. Miron said it's... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuanaProposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Mas
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuana
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 11 minutes ago
Proposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Massachusetts, where the Republican governor, Charlie Baker, and the Democratic mayor of Boston, Marty Walsh, have teamed up to oppose legalization. Miron said it's... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuanaProposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Mas
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuana
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 12 minutes ago
Proposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Massachusetts, where the Republican governor, Charlie Baker, and the Democratic mayor of Boston, Marty Walsh, have teamed up to oppose legalization. Miron said it's... Read more
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Daily Herald
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuanaProposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Mas
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuana
Daily Herald / Posted 13 minutes ago
Proposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Massachusetts, where the Republican governor, Charlie Baker, and the Democratic mayor of Boston, Marty Walsh, have teamed up to oppose legalization. Miron said it's... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuanaProposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Mas
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuana
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 14 minutes ago
Proposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Massachusetts, where the Republican governor, Charlie Baker, and the Democratic mayor of Boston, Marty Walsh, have teamed up to oppose legalization. Miron said it's... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuanaProposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Mas
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuana
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 14 minutes ago
Proposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Massachusetts, where the Republican governor, Charlie Baker, and the Democratic mayor of Boston, Marty Walsh, have teamed up to oppose legalization. Miron said it's... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuanaProposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Mas
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuana
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 15 minutes ago
Proposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Massachusetts, where the Republican governor, Charlie Baker, and the Democratic mayor of Boston, Marty Walsh, have teamed up to oppose legalization. Miron said it's... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuanaProposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Mas
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuana
The Record Searchlight / Posted 16 minutes ago
Proposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Massachusetts, where the Republican governor, Charlie Baker, and the Democratic mayor of Boston, Marty Walsh, have teamed up to oppose legalization. Miron said it's... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuanaProposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Mas
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuana
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 16 minutes ago
Proposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Massachusetts, where the Republican governor, Charlie Baker, and the Democratic mayor of Boston, Marty Walsh, have teamed up to oppose legalization. Miron said it's... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuanaProposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Mas
9 states to vote soon on expanding legal access to marijuana
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 19 minutes ago
Proposition 64, but he was less certain of the outcome in his home state of Massachusetts, where the Republican governor, Charlie Baker, and the Democratic mayor of Boston, Marty Walsh, have teamed up to oppose legalization. Miron said it's... Read more
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Boston Herald
New website to highlight Main St. vacanciesto relieve retailers of required overtime pay on Sundays. A $1 billion economi
New website to highlight Main St. vacancies
Boston Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
to relieve retailers of required overtime pay on Sundays. A $1 billion economic development bill signed by Gov. Charlie Baker, meanwhile, exempted internet fulfillment centers like Amazon’s from the premium pay mandate, Hurst said.... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Massachusetts named most energy efficient stateyear. The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy ranks states on the
Massachusetts named most energy efficient state
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 hours ago
year. The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy ranks states on their energy efficiency programs. Governor Charlie Baker said the state’s environmental policies remain the most cost-effective method of reducing ratepayer costs and... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Just dandy, patriots! Billerica's the 'Yankee Doodle Town'patriots! Billerica's the 'Yankee Doodle Town' Baker signs bill making it offi
Just dandy, patriots! Billerica's the 'Yankee Doodle Town'
Lowell Sun / Posted 5 hours ago
patriots! Billerica's the 'Yankee Doodle Town' Baker signs bill making it official (And yes, there was singing) Gov. Charlie Baker shakes hands with state Rep. Marc Lombardo on the steps of the Billerica Public Library Tuesday after signing a... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Warren opposes charter school expansionQuestion 2 on Monday, the same day Congressman Stephen Lynch, a South Boston De
Warren opposes charter school expansion
Lowell Sun / Posted 8 hours ago
Question 2 on Monday, the same day Congressman Stephen Lynch, a South Boston Democrat, endorsed the ballot measure. Gov. Charlie Baker, the most high-profile Republican in the state, backs the referendum, which if passed on Nov. 8, would allow... Read more
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Boston Globe
Sept. 27, 2016BAKER — SILLY HYPOTHETICAL POLL QUESTION THAT ALLOWED ME TO WRITE A LIGHT, CLIC
Sept. 27, 2016
Boston Globe / Posted 9 hours ago
BAKER — SILLY HYPOTHETICAL POLL QUESTION THAT ALLOWED ME TO WRITE A LIGHT, CLICKBAITY STORY on BostonGlobe.com: “Governor Charlie Baker, he of a 70 percent job approval rating and plaudits from just about every top pol across Massachusetts, has... Read more
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Boston Globe
Billerica to celebrate bill naming it ‘Yankee Doodle Town’the “Yankee Doodle Town,” a patriotic nickname whose roots date back to Revolut
Billerica to celebrate bill naming it ‘Yankee Doodle Town’
Boston Globe / Posted 9 hours ago
the “Yankee Doodle Town,” a patriotic nickname whose roots date back to Revolutionary times. Now, it’s official. Governor Charlie Baker and town leaders were gathering Tuesday to celebrate the passage of a bill that designates Billerica the Yankee... Read more
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Lowell Sun
State mulling changes to high school testsyear exam in 2019. Saying proficiency rates have "drifted upwards," Education S
State mulling changes to high school tests
Lowell Sun / Posted 9 hours ago
year exam in 2019. Saying proficiency rates have "drifted upwards," Education Secretary James Peyser, an appointee of Gov. Charlie Baker, said the state should consider making the test more challenging. "It's pretty clear that the proficiency on... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Governor Baker explains his stance on the presidential nomineesClinton squared off for their first presidential debate. 22News found out if Go
Governor Baker explains his stance on the presidential nominees
WWLP Springfield / Posted 9 hours ago
Clinton squared off for their first presidential debate. 22News found out if Governor Baker caught the action. Governor Charlie Baker told reporters before Monday night’s presidential debate that he wouldn’t be watching it live because he was... Read more
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Boston Globe
Springfield’s Student Prince adds Governor Baker’s ‘nothingburger’ to menuStudent Prince Cafe and The Fort Dining Room is now featuring such a burger, in
Springfield’s Student Prince adds Governor Baker’s ‘nothingburger’ to menu
Boston Globe / Posted 10 hours ago
Student Prince Cafe and The Fort Dining Room is now featuring such a burger, in honor of Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker. Andy Yee, who is part of the ownership group of the restaurant, described Baker as a “great person and great... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Not much state can do about refugee resettlementcome from Syria, Burundi, and the Congo. Meanwhile, talks are underway to brin
Not much state can do about refugee resettlement
WWLP Springfield / Posted 10 hours ago
come from Syria, Burundi, and the Congo. Meanwhile, talks are underway to bring 50 more refugees to Pittsfield. Governor Charlie Baker said last week that families would have to be vetted by the federal government and meet certain standards... Read more
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Boston Globe
Joe Kennedy vs. Charlie Baker for governor in 2018?Governor Charlie Baker, he of a 70 percent job approval rating and plaudits fro
Joe Kennedy vs. Charlie Baker for governor in 2018?
Boston Globe / Posted 13 hours ago
Governor Charlie Baker, he of a 70 percent job approval rating and plaudits from just about every top pol across Massachusetts, has long been riding high despite being a Republican in a blue state. Political operatives of both parties expect him to... Read more
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Boston Herald
Drug claims by Paul LePage unsupportedof state (23). “As I said all along, I think some of Gov. LePage’s comments ab
Drug claims by Paul LePage unsupported
Boston Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
of state (23). “As I said all along, I think some of Gov. LePage’s comments about this were inappropriate and unnecessary,” Gov. Charlie Baker said yesterday. “I think everybody around the region agrees that we need to work on this one as a regi... Read more
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Boston Globe
Joe Kennedy vs. Charlie Baker for guv in ’18? Could be quite a raceGovernor Charlie Baker, he of a 70 percent job approval rating and plaudits fro
Joe Kennedy vs. Charlie Baker for guv in ’18? Could be quite a race
Boston Globe / Posted 16 hours ago
Governor Charlie Baker, he of a 70 percent job approval rating and plaudits from just about every top pol across Massachusetts, has long been riding high despite being a Republican in a blue state. Political operatives of both parties expect him to... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
New England has welcomed 650 Syrian refugees in past yearof any New England state. Massachusetts has accepted 145 refugees despite init
New England has welcomed 650 Syrian refugees in past year
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 16 hours ago
of any New England state. Massachusetts has accepted 145 refugees despite initial hesitations expressed by Republican Gov. Charlie Baker. Rhode Island has welcomed 116 refugees, followed by Maine with 39 and New Hampshire with 14. No refugees have... Read more
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Boston Globe
New England welcomed nearly 650 Syrian refugees in the past yearand Rhode Island. Massachusetts has taken in 145 refugees despite initial hesi
New England welcomed nearly 650 Syrian refugees in the past year
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
and Rhode Island. Massachusetts has taken in 145 refugees despite initial hesitation expressed by Republican Gov. Charlie Baker. Connecticut has provided homes for the largest group in New England, 334 adults and children fleeing their... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
15 Republicans Who Won’t Be Voting for Donald Trumpsaid, noting that Paul Ryan’s endorsement of Trump was a factor in his decision
15 Republicans Who Won’t Be Voting for Donald Trump
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
said, noting that Paul Ryan’s endorsement of Trump was a factor in his decision to leave the party. Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker says he will not vote for Trump or Clinton. In February, while voicing his support for Chris Christie during... Read more
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Boston Globe
Charlie Baker: Debate won’t change my mind about White House raceBOSTON (AP) — Republican Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker says he can’t foresee
Charlie Baker: Debate won’t change my mind about White House race
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
BOSTON (AP) — Republican Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker says he can’t foresee anything happening in the first presidential debate that would change his mind about the candidates. Baker has repeatedly said that he does not plan to vote for either... Read more
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Boston Globe
Paul LePage’s documents don’t back up claims on blacks, Hispanicsfeared LePage’s comments would strengthen racial stereotypes and endorse racial
Paul LePage’s documents don’t back up claims on blacks, Hispanics
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
feared LePage’s comments would strengthen racial stereotypes and endorse racial profiling. Massachusetts Republican Gov. Charlie Baker said some of LePage’s comments, including those about out-of-state drug dealers from the cities of Lowell and... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
New England has welcomed 650 Syrian refugees in past yearof any New England state. Massachusetts has accepted 145 refugees despite init
New England has welcomed 650 Syrian refugees in past year
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted yesterday
of any New England state. Massachusetts has accepted 145 refugees despite initial hesitations expressed by Republican Gov. Charlie Baker. Rhode Island has welcomed 116 refugees, followed by Maine with 39 and New Hampshire with 14. No refugees have... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Here is the latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news from The Associated Press at 5and Rhode Island. Massachusetts has taken in 145 refugees despite initial hesit
Here is the latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news from The Associated Press at 5
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted yesterday
and Rhode Island. Massachusetts has taken in 145 refugees despite initial hesitation expressed by Republican Gov. Charlie Baker. VERMONT: MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont poet and playwright David Budbill has died. He died Sunday at the... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Here is the latest Rhode Island news from The Associated Press at 5and Rhode Island. Massachusetts has taken in 145 refugees despite initial hesit
Here is the latest Rhode Island news from The Associated Press at 5
ABC 6 Providence / Posted yesterday
and Rhode Island. Massachusetts has taken in 145 refugees despite initial hesitation expressed by Republican Gov. Charlie Baker. PAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) - A Kansas City, Missouri-based architecture firm has been tapped to study possible... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Here is the latest Massachusetts news from The Associated Press at 5BOSTON (AP) - Republican Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker says he can't foresee
Here is the latest Massachusetts news from The Associated Press at 5
ABC 6 Providence / Posted yesterday
BOSTON (AP) - Republican Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker says he can't foresee anything happening in the first presidential debate that would change his mind about the candidates. Baker has repeatedly said that he does not plan to vote for either... Read more
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Boston Globe
Sept. 26, 2016who favor tax increases this session have found an unwilling partner in DeLeo,
Sept. 26, 2016
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
who favor tax increases this session have found an unwilling partner in DeLeo, who has aligned himself with Republican Gov. Charlie Baker among opponents of higher taxes. ...” Behind paywall, alas: http://bit.ly/2dxe1V8 ABOUT THAT OTHER GUY RUNNING... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Baker: Debate won't change my mind about White House raceBOSTON (AP) - Republican Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker says he can't foresee
Baker: Debate won't change my mind about White House race
ABC 6 Providence / Posted yesterday
BOSTON (AP) - Republican Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker says he can't foresee anything happening in the first presidential debate that would change his mind about the candidates. Baker has repeatedly said that he does not plan to vote for either... Read more
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Boston Herald
State ed officials: 40 missing white students cost Boston Latin its Level 1 statusBoston," Walsh said. "I'm not going to stand for that, I'm not going to accept
State ed officials: 40 missing white students cost Boston Latin its Level 1 status
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
Boston," Walsh said. "I'm not going to stand for that, I'm not going to accept that." The mayor said he had talked to Gov. Charlie Baker over the weekend and intends to talk to him again. "This is completely unacceptable," he said. "This is a... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
New England has welcomed 650 Syrian refugees in past yearof any New England state. Massachusetts has accepted 145 refugees despite init
New England has welcomed 650 Syrian refugees in past year
ABC 6 Providence / Posted yesterday
of any New England state. Massachusetts has accepted 145 refugees despite initial hesitations expressed by Republican Gov. Charlie Baker. Rhode Island has welcomed 116 refugees, followed by Maine with 39 and New Hampshire with 14. No refugees have... Read more
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Lowell Sun
ALS license plate unveiled at State Houseearly next year, cars bearing new license plates supporting ALS research could
ALS license plate unveiled at State House
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
early next year, cars bearing new license plates supporting ALS research could be hitting the roads in Massachusetts. Gov. Charlie Baker and Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito unveiled the new license plate on Monday. Proceeds from the plate registration will... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
New license plate will benefit ALS researchdisease for which there is no cure. Massachusetts residents, however, have a ne
New license plate will benefit ALS research
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
disease for which there is no cure. Massachusetts residents, however, have a new way to help change that. Governor Charlie Baker unveiled a new license plate Monday, which is the first ever in the state to benefit ALS research. The special... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Live or on DVD, Baker will watch big debateLannan STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE BOSTON -- Though he is still "not a fan" of eit
Live or on DVD, Baker will watch big debate
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
Lannan STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE BOSTON -- Though he is still "not a fan" of either Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton, Gov. Charlie Baker said Monday he is among the millions of viewers expected to tune in to watch the presidential contenders square... Read more
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Boston Herald
Mayor: State 'completely wrong' to downgrade Boston Latin [+video]state's top schools on a range of 1 to 5. Both schools now will be ranked Level
Mayor: State 'completely wrong' to downgrade Boston Latin [+video]
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
state's top schools on a range of 1 to 5. Both schools now will be ranked Level 2. The mayor said he had talked to Gov. Charlie Baker over the weekend and intends to talk to him again. "This is completely unacceptable," he said. "This is a... Read more
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The Suburbanite
HEROIN'S HOLD ON US, PART 2: Prison momsMassachusetts, the governor has made opioid treatment and prevention a priority
HEROIN'S HOLD ON US, PART 2: Prison moms
The Suburbanite / Posted yesterday
Massachusetts, the governor has made opioid treatment and prevention a priority. In the fiscal year 2017 budget, Gov. Charlie Baker dedicated $171 million to opioid prevention, 8 percent more than the prior year. The budget includes funding... Read more
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Boston Herald
Mayor: Boston Latin loses Level 1 status due to PARCC opt-outs [+video]said today. "This is completely unacceptable," Mayor Martin J. Walsh said on B
Mayor: Boston Latin loses Level 1 status due to PARCC opt-outs [+video]
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
said today. "This is completely unacceptable," Mayor Martin J. Walsh said on Boston Herald Radio, adding he talked to Gov. Charlie Baker over the weekend and intends to talk to him again. "This is a flawed system." In addition to Boston Latin, the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Debate Day, proposed changes for BRAproblem everywhere.) The state’s creating a license plate to benefit ALS resea
Debate Day, proposed changes for BRA
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
problem everywhere.) The state’s creating a license plate to benefit ALS research, and state officials, including Governor Charlie Baker and Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito, will celebrate the news on the Grand Staircase of the State House at 11... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Happy trails: $1 million state grant funds private, state park upkeep of hiking, off-road vehicle pathways$1 million in grants coming to the Berkshires shows the DCR values the outdoor
Happy trails: $1 million state grant funds private, state park upkeep of hiking, off-road vehicle pathways
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 2 days ago
$1 million in grants coming to the Berkshires shows the DCR values the outdoor recreational uses in the county. Since Gov. Charlie Baker named Leo Roy DCR commissioner last December, the Vermont native has led the charge to enhance the state parks... Read more
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