- Massachusetts Senate passes $38 billion state budget Updated: May-22-15 7:19 am
BOSTON - The Massachusetts Senate passed a $38 billion state budget early Friday that lawmakers say makes critical investments in local aid, education, economic development and services for vulnerable residents of the state.
- Massachusetts House speaker stuck in school during lockdown Updated: May-21-15 8:20 pm
WEYMOUTH, Massachusetts - Police have arrested a 15-year-old boy whose boast of having a gun led to a lockdown at a Massachusetts high school during a visit by Massachusetts House Speaker Robert DeLeo and another lawmaker.
- Senate seeks to require special law for spending on Olympics Updated: May-20-15 6:38 pm
BOSTON - The Massachusetts Senate has passed a measure aimed at guaranteeing no tax dollars are spent hosting the 2024 Olympics without approval of the Legislature first.