- Coakley warns of cuts in mental health programs Updated: Mar-10-14 6:55 pm
- Massachusetts governor has nuclear plant concerns Updated: Mar-10-14 5:11 pm
- Tea party member Fisher seeks Mass. primary spot Updated: Mar-08-14 10:32 am
- After ruling, Massachusetts bans 'upskirt' photos Updated: Mar-07-14 1:31 pm
- Massachusetts OKs bill outlawing 'upskirt' photos Updated: Mar-06-14 6:56 pm
- Obama visits Boston for Democratic fundraisers Updated: Mar-05-14 9:59 pm
- Malloy, businesses sidestep minimum wage battle Updated: Mar-05-14 12:26 pm
- Chafee to travel to Connecticut for Obama speech Updated: Mar-05-14 11:39 am
- Mass. Gov. Patrick: 'No plans' for White House bid Updated: Mar-03-14 4:04 pm
- Coakley hopes to be first woman elected Mass. gov. Updated: Mar-01-14 2:43 pm
- Mass., Conn., RI governors. oppose military cuts Updated: Mar-01-14 1:13 pm
- Grossman: I would have accepted DCF resignation Updated: Feb-25-14 3:44 pm
- Gov. Patrick heading to Costa Rica for vacation Updated: Feb-25-14 3:06 am
- Berwick stresses health care in race for governor Updated: Feb-22-14 6:52 pm
- Gov. Patrick to attend governors' meeting in DC Updated: Feb-22-14 11:13 am
- Gov.: Mass. child services head offered to resign Updated: Feb-21-14 3:54 pm
- Governor hopeful McCormick backs casino law repeal Updated: Feb-19-14 6:39 pm
- GOP's Baker is taking 2nd shot at Mass. gov office Updated: Feb-15-14 11:37 am
- Grossman faults Coakley in Mass. governor's race Updated: Feb-13-14 5:47 pm
- Tribute planned for Boston Marathon bomb victims Updated: Feb-13-14 11:30 am
- US Sen. Warren's PAC pulls in $582,000 in 2013 Updated: Feb-12-14 3:37 pm
- Mass. fishery losses in 2013 pegged at $103M Updated: Feb-12-14 8:43 am
- Mass. AG Coakley backs Patrick's handing of DCF Updated: Feb-11-14 5:20 pm
- GOP's Baker offers plan to boost local aid Updated: Feb-11-14 4:35 pm
- GOP's Baker wants head of Mass. kids' agency out Updated: Feb-10-14 5:52 pm
BOSTON - Attorney General and Democratic gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley, who lost a younger brother to suicide, called on lawmakers Monday to restore proposed cuts in community-based behavioral health programs and help eliminate the stigma attached to mental illness.
BOSTON - Gov. Deval Patrick pledged on Monday to write a letter to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, expressing concerns about the safety of the Pilgrim nuclear power plant in Plymouth.
BOSTON - Mark Fisher makes no apologies for being a tea party member or for his belief in a minimalist government even while running for office in a state where many Republicans prefer to stay closer to the political center.
BOSTON - Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick signed a bill on Friday updating the state's voyeurism laws, just two days after the state's highest court ruled that a man who took cellphone photos up the skirts of female subway passengers in Boston wasn't violating the law as written.
BOSTON - Massachusetts lawmakers approved legislation Thursday to crack down on those who secretly take photographs of "the sexual or other intimate parts" of women or children in public.
BOSTON - President Barack Obama on Wednesday urged Massachusetts Democrats to focus on this fall's midterm elections including boosting turnout, and to pass the hope of opportunity to future generations.
HARTFORD, Connecticut - Gov. Dannel P. Malloy pitched his economic development agenda on Wednesday to Connecticut's largest business group, but the sides avoided a looming fight over his demand that the legislature raise the state's minimum wage.
BOSTON - Gov. Deval Patrick downplayed talk of a future run for the White House on Monday, saying he's focused on his day job and plans to return to the private sector when he leaves office in January.
BOSTON - When Martha Coakley graduated from law school, her father gave her a plaque that read "sometimes the best man for the job is a woman." She's spent the past several decades trying to prove him right.
BOSTON - The governors of Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island are stepping up calls on President Barack Obama to scale back the proposed shrinking of the Army National Guard.
BOSTON - State Treasurer Steven Grossman said if he were governor he would have accepted the resignation of the head of the embattled Department of Children and Families, putting him at odds with fellow Democrat, Gov. Deval Patrick.
BOSTON - Gov. Deval Patrick is heading to Costa Rica for a vacation.
BOSTON - Don Berwick is proud to tell an audience how he was once called "the second most dangerous man in America."
BOSTON - Gov. Deval Patrick is heading to Washington to participate in a two-day National Governors Association winter meeting.
BOSTON - The head of the embattled Department of Children and Families offered to resign after social workers lost track of a 5-year-old boy who is now feared dead, but Gov. Deval Patrick said Friday that he refused to accept.
BOSTON - Independent candidate for governor Jeff McCormick said Wednesday that he supports repealing the state's casino law and, if elected, would work to bring Massachusetts' income tax rate down to 5 percent by making government run more efficiently.
BOSTON - Charlie Baker says he learned the art of politics around the kitchen table watching his Democratic mother and Republican father hash out the issues of the day.
BOSTON - Massachusetts Treasurer Steve Grossman said fellow Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Attorney General Martha Coakley is trying to re-write her positions on key issues, including a 2012 state law barring parole for habitual offenders.
BOSTON - A tribute to victims, survivors and first responders will be held on the anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings that killed three people and injured more than 260, race organizers announced Thursday.
BOSTON - U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren's political action committee has reported raising more than half a million dollars in 2013, money she says will go in part to trying to block a Republican takeover of the Senate.
GLOUCESTER, Massachusetts - Gov. Deval Patrick says direct and indirect revenue losses to the state's fishing industry because of lower fish landings in 2013 will amount to about $103 million.
BOSTON - Attorney General Martha Coakley is defending Gov. Deval Patrick's decision not to fire the head of the state's embattled Department of Children and Families, following the disappearance of a 5-year-old boy now feared dead.
WEYMOUTH, Massachusetts - Republican gubernatorial candidate Charlie Baker is proposing that state aid to cities and towns be tied directly to growth in state revenues.
BOSTON - Republican candidate for governor Charlie Baker called on Monday for the resignation of the head of the state's embattled Department of Children and Families, citing the need for a top-to-bottom review of the department, heavily criticized since the disappearance of a little boy who's now feared dead.