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Rep. Aaron Michlewitz endorses Kenzi Bok for District 8 City Council

State Rep. Aaron Michlewitz (D – 3rd Suffolk) endorsed Kenzie Bok for Boston City Council, to represent the District 8 neighborhoods of Beacon Hill, Back Bay, Fenway, Audubon Circle, Mission Hill, and the West End. Rep. Michlewitz represents parts of Beacon Hill, Back...

Governor Baker Signs FY20 Budget with No Spending Vetoes

Gov. Charlie Baker on Wednesday signed into law a $43.32 billion state budget for fiscal 2020, without vetoing any spending. “The budget is balanced,” Baker said. The budget represents an increase in spending of 3.3% over fiscal 2019. In past years, Baker has vetoed...

Massachusetts Legislature passes $43.1 billion budget

***This Article appeared on Masslive.com on July 22nd and was written by Shira Schoenberg***   The Massachusetts House and Senate on Monday passed a $43.1 billion state budget for fiscal 2020, 22 days after the start of the fiscal year. The figure is larger than...

Massachusetts House passes fiscal 2020 budget

By Matt Murphy | State House News Service The House passed a budget Thursday night for the fiscal year that begins July 1 that would authorize more than $42.7 billion in spending, including significant new investments in elementary and secondary education, while also...