NEWS & EVENTS

House Moves to close FY19 Books

STATE HOUSE, BOSTON, OCT. 16, 2019.....The House moved to close the fiscal year 2019 books Wednesday with near-unanimous approval of a $723 million supplemental budget that would stash $400 million of last year's surplus in reserves and spend millions more on the MBTA...

House and Senate Pass Historic Overhaul to Education Funding Formula

For the past year teachers and school leaders have been actively lobbying the state legislature and governor to begin taking steps to overhaul the state’s education funding formula to ensure equity for all students, especially those in low-income areas. Because the...