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WWLP Springfield
Series of debates to air next week on 22NewsDirector at Holyoke Medical Center. Incumbent Sheriff Robert Garvey is not seek
Series of debates to air next week on 22News
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
Director at Holyoke Medical Center. Incumbent Sheriff Robert Garvey is not seeking re-election. Tuesday, August 30: Massachusetts House 11th Hampden District, Democratic Debate – Live debate between Ken Barnett, former Commissioner of the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bernie Sanders’s new political organization backs 4 Massachusetts candidatespolitical organization spearheaded by Bernie Sanders and his supporters, has en
Bernie Sanders’s new political organization backs 4 Massachusetts candidates
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
political organization spearheaded by Bernie Sanders and his supporters, has endorsed four Democratic candidates in local Massachusetts House and Senate races. According to the group’s website, Our Revolution is backing Sen. Jamie Eldridge, of... Read more
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CBS News
Did sex assault victim's words keep attacker out of jail?David Becker, 18, was sentenced to two years of probation last week for sexuall
Did sex assault victim's words keep attacker out of jail?
CBS News / Posted 4 days ago
David Becker, 18, was sentenced to two years of probation last week for sexually assaulting two women sleeping at a Massachusetts house party. Becker said he didn’t know one of the women was asleep during the April assault and denied having... Read more
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CBS News
Dems warned of "electronic Watergate break-in"EDGARTOWN, Massachusetts -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi warned fellow De
Dems warned of "electronic Watergate break-in"
CBS News / Posted 15 days ago
EDGARTOWN, Massachusetts -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi warned fellow Democrats on Saturday to change their cellphone numbers and not let family members read their text messages after personal and official information of Democratic House... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Susan Campbell: The state’s fight against human traffickingon trafficking as well as a hotline number. Other states are following suit. A
Susan Campbell: The state’s fight against human trafficking
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
on trafficking as well as a hotline number. Other states are following suit. A bill is winding its way through the Massachusetts House of Representatives that strengthens that state’s anti-trafficking laws. Gilchrest said Connecticut is the... Read more
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Boston Globe
What is it like to live in Franklin?year Horace Mann, considered this country’s father of public education, was bor
What is it like to live in Franklin?
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
year Horace Mann, considered this country’s father of public education, was born in Franklin. Mann was elected to the Massachusetts House and Senate, was appointed the state’s first secretary of education, and then served in Congress, all... Read more
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OJornal News
Report: Many communities not fully prepared for early votingfor the early voting law was at the center of a dispute between Republican Gov.
Report: Many communities not fully prepared for early voting
OJornal News / Posted 23 days ago
for the early voting law was at the center of a dispute between Republican Gov. Charlie Baker and Democratic leaders in the Massachusetts House and Senate. Baker vetoed $1.2 million in early voting funding as part of an effort to rein in state... Read more
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Boston Globe
Many Mass. communities not fully prepared for early votingfor the early voting law was at the center of a dispute between Republican Gov.
Many Mass. communities not fully prepared for early voting
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
for the early voting law was at the center of a dispute between Republican Gov. Charlie Baker and Democratic leaders in the Massachusetts House and Senate. Baker vetoed $1.2 million in early voting funding as part of an effort to rein in state... Read more
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Daily Mail
New law BANS employers from asking how much you get paid in interviewsPat Jehlen, who sponsored the bill, said the new law shows that, 'equal work fo
New law BANS employers from asking how much you get paid in interviews
Daily Mail / Posted 24 days ago
Pat Jehlen, who sponsored the bill, said the new law shows that, 'equal work for equal pay is not just a slogan'. The Massachusetts House and Senate voted unanimously to approve the legislation last month. Employees will still be able to... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
MA Governor Baker Signs Law Requiring Equal Pay for Comparable Workretribution from their employer — a measure that could help workers discover pa
MA Governor Baker Signs Law Requiring Equal Pay for Comparable Work
CBS Baltimore / Posted 25 days ago
retribution from their employer — a measure that could help workers discover pay inequities between men and women. The Massachusetts House and Senate unanimously approved the legislation during a rare Saturday session last month sandwiched... Read more
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The Atlantic
A Step Toward Equal Pay for Men and Womenbetween employees of different genders is the result of discriminatory action b
A Step Toward Equal Pay for Men and Women
The Atlantic / Posted 25 days ago
between employees of different genders is the result of discriminatory action by an employer.” In the end, though, the Massachusetts House and Senate unanimously approved the legislation. State-level efforts to eliminate gender discrimination... Read more
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Boston Herald
Gov. Baker signs law requiring equal pay for comparable workretribution from their employer — a measure that could help workers discover pa
Gov. Baker signs law requiring equal pay for comparable work
Boston Herald / Posted 26 days ago
retribution from their employer — a measure that could help workers discover pay inequities between men and women. The Massachusetts House and Senate unanimously approved the legislation during a rare Saturday session last month sandwiched... Read more
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Boston Globe
Charlie Baker signs law requiring equal pay for comparable workretribution from their employer — a measure that could help workers discover pa
Charlie Baker signs law requiring equal pay for comparable work
Boston Globe / Posted 26 days ago
retribution from their employer — a measure that could help workers discover pay inequities between men and women. The Massachusetts House and Senate unanimously approved the legislation during a rare Saturday session last month sandwiched... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Gov. Baker signs law requiring equal pay for comparable workretribution from their employer -- a measure that could help workers discover p
Gov. Baker signs law requiring equal pay for comparable work
Lowell Sun / Posted 26 days ago
retribution from their employer -- a measure that could help workers discover pay inequities between men and women. The Massachusetts House and Senate unanimously approved the legislation during a rare Saturday session last month sandwiched... Read more
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Fortune
Non-compete reform doesn't make it in Massachusettsfashion compromise on non-compete reform failed late Sunday night as the year’s
Non-compete reform doesn't make it in Massachusetts
Fortune / Posted 27 days ago
fashion compromise on non-compete reform failed late Sunday night as the year’s legislative session ended. While both the Massachusetts House and Senate had passed their own versions of new legislation, the two groups could not reach a compromise,... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Much still to do in final hours of sessionBOSTON (AP) - The Latest on the final day of the Massachusetts legislative sess
Much still to do in final hours of session
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 28 days ago
BOSTON (AP) - The Latest on the final day of the Massachusetts legislative session (all times local): 5:00 p.m. The Massachusetts House has approved a wide-ranging bill designed to help city and town officials better govern their communities and... Read more
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Boston Globe
Governor Baker to sign equal pay billRepublican will sign the bill during a ceremony at the Statehouse on Monday wit
Governor Baker to sign equal pay bill
Boston Globe / Posted 28 days ago
Republican will sign the bill during a ceremony at the Statehouse on Monday with top Democratic legislative leaders. The Massachusetts House and Senate unanimously approved the measure during a rare weekend session sandwiched between the... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Baker to sign bill requiring equal pay for comparable workRepublican will sign the bill during a ceremony at the Statehouse on Monday wit
Baker to sign bill requiring equal pay for comparable work
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 28 days ago
Republican will sign the bill during a ceremony at the Statehouse on Monday with top Democratic legislative leaders. The Massachusetts House and Senate unanimously approved the measure during a rare weekend session sandwiched between the... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Talks continue on major bills as legislative deadline looms BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts House and Senate leaders held out hope that final
Talks continue on major bills as legislative deadline looms
Lowell Sun / Posted 28 days ago
BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts House and Senate leaders held out hope that final agreements could be reached on several major bills, even as the clock ticked closer toward a deadline for... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Talks continue on major Mass. bills as deadline looms BOSTON (AP) -- Massachusetts House and Senate leaders said they remained hope
Talks continue on major Mass. bills as deadline looms
Lowell Sun / Posted 28 days ago
BOSTON (AP) -- Massachusetts House and Senate leaders said they remained hopeful Saturday that talks could produce final agreements on several major bills, even as the clock ticked toward a... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Speaker: Courts likely to settle dispute over 'copy' weaponsBOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts House Speaker Robert DeLeo says he expects the disp
Speaker: Courts likely to settle dispute over 'copy' weapons
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 29 days ago
BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts House Speaker Robert DeLeo says he expects the dispute over Attorney General Maura Healey's crackdown on so-called copycat assault weapons to ultimately be decided in court. DeLeo on Saturday ruled out any House action on... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Berkshire candidate reflects on DNC speech by cousin Michael BloombergPITTSFIELD >> Pittsfield resident and Massachusetts House candidate Micha
Berkshire candidate reflects on DNC speech by cousin Michael Bloomberg
Berkshire Eagle / Posted a month ago
PITTSFIELD >> Pittsfield resident and Massachusetts House candidate Michael Bloomberg said he was inspired Wednesday night by the speech given by his famous cousin, former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, at the Democratic National... Read more

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