Environmental groups are divided on the proposal.
With three vacancies scheduled to open up on the state’s highest court this summer, abortion rights supporters in Massachusetts are criticizing Governor Baker for his refusal to guarantee that his judicial appointments share his pro-choice stance
This week, Governor Charlie Baker is likely to announce his nominees to the Supreme Judicial Court. Plus, a very speculative look at whether the legislature will tinker with the rules to fill a U.S. Senate seat vacancy.
Outgoing Westfield Mayor Daniel Knapik has a new job with the Masschusetts Department of Energy Resources. As a city official and former energy consultant, Knapik says he “speaks the language of municipalities” and understands how to get them to go green.
The bill will likely be addressed after lawmakers take their August break.
The Massachusetts Cultural Council is calling attention to Governor Charlie Baker’s decision to cut $2 million of the arts agency’s funding.