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Lowell Sun
Burlington driver charged in cop's death had recent blemishes on driving recordfallen officers. Just such a motorcade escorted Remigio's body from New Hampshi
Lowell Sun / Posted 10 days ago
fallen officers. Just such a motorcade escorted Remigio's body from New Hampshire to Somerville Tuesday. On Wednesday, the Massachusetts House of Representatives observed a moment of silence in Remigio's memory at the request of representatives Jim... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Driver charged in death of off-duty officer from Tewksbury had recent blemishes on recordfallen officers. Just such a motorcade escorted Remigio's body from New Hampshi
Lowell Sun / Posted 11 days ago
fallen officers. Just such a motorcade escorted Remigio's body from New Hampshire to Somerville Tuesday. On Wednesday, the Massachusetts House of Representatives observed a moment of silence in Remigio's memory at the request of representatives Jim... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mass. House votes to ban bump stocks, any other device that can mimic automatic fireMassachusetts House lawmakers Wednesday moved rapidly, and some critics said ra
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
Massachusetts House lawmakers Wednesday moved rapidly, and some critics said rashly, to ban any device that could be used to increase the rate of discharge of a firearm. The action came 10 days after a shooter in Las Vegas is believed to have used a... Read more
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Boston Herald
Massachusetts House approves bump stocks banThe Massachusetts House overwhelmingly approved a bill today that would ban so-
Boston Herald / Posted 11 days ago
The Massachusetts House overwhelmingly approved a bill today that would ban so-called bump stocks in the Bay State, 10 days after authorities say the shooter in the Las Vegas massacre used the device to rain bullets down on a crowded music... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Massachusetts House approves ban on bump stocksGov. Charlie Baker supports a ban FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2017 file photo, a li
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
Gov. Charlie Baker supports a ban FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2017 file photo, a little-known device called a "bump stock" is attached to a semi-automatic rifle at the Gun Vault store and shooting range in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Massachusetts House approves ban on bump stocksBOSTON (AP) — The Massachusetts House has approved a bill that would outlaw dev
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
BOSTON (AP) — The Massachusetts House has approved a bill that would outlaw devices that allow semi-automatic weapons to mimic fully automatic guns. The House voted Wednesday 151-3 in favor of legislation to ban bump stocks, such as those used by... Read more
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Boston Globe
Is a Mass. ban on bump stocks on the fast track?Massachusetts lawmakers could move swiftly to ban bump stocks, the devices foun
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
Massachusetts lawmakers could move swiftly to ban bump stocks, the devices found in the Las Vegas gunman’s room that allow semiautomatic rifles to fire as if they were automatic. Both Democratic and Republican lawmakers are proposing legislation,... Read more
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Lowell Sun
House restores $320M to budget vetoed by Gov. BakerAndy Metzger State House News Service BOSTON -- Unfazed by two consecutive year
Lowell Sun / Posted 18 days ago
Andy Metzger State House News Service BOSTON -- Unfazed by two consecutive years in which their budgets collapsed, the Massachusetts House on Wednesday completed votes needed to restore the $320 million that Gov. Charlie Baker vetoed from the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
House lawmakers vote to override Baker budget vetoesBOSTON (WWLP) – The Massachusetts House of Representatives voted to override an
WWLP Springfield / Posted 25 days ago
BOSTON (WWLP) – The Massachusetts House of Representatives voted to override another round of Governor Charlie Baker’s line-item vetoes to this year’s budget, in an effort to restore funding for programs. Lawmakers want to restore a portion of the... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Massachusetts Legislature must pass automatic voter registrationHouse Bill 3937, which would institute automatic voter registration, has popula
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 26 days ago
House Bill 3937, which would institute automatic voter registration, has popular support from at least half of the Massachusetts House of Representatives and the Senate. That likely leaves the fate of democracy in Massachusetts up to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Target is raising minimum hourly wage to $15 by end of 2020in line with California, New York, and Washington D.C., which have all approved
Boston Globe / Posted 27 days ago
in line with California, New York, and Washington D.C., which have all approved a $15 minimum wage. Bills in the Massachusetts House and Senate would increase the minimum wage by $1 a year over the course of four years, reaching $15 by... Read more
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Boston Globe
Family of boy, 7 that drowned at Carson Beach to file lawsuit against city of Boston, Mayor Walshlifejackets to non-swimmers. “Earlier and to much public acclaim, Martin J. Wa
Boston Globe / Posted a month ago
lifejackets to non-swimmers. “Earlier and to much public acclaim, Martin J. Walsh, during his tenure as a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, voted in favor of the passage of Christian’s Law, and therefore, was well-aware of... Read more
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