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Lawmakers push legislation for aid in heating crisis

Several New England lawmakers re-introduced legislation Tuesday to increase funding for the Low Income Home Energy […]

by · February 28, 2013 · 0 comments · City, News, Politics

Senate candidates scramble to obtain 10,000 signatures

Massachusetts Democrats and Republicans are gathering last-minute signatures needed to be on the ballot for the […]

by · February 27, 2013 · 0 comments · City, National, News, Politics
Warren forms political action committee

Warren forms political action committee

U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren announced Thursday the formation of a new political action committee to support […]

by · February 27, 2013 · 0 comments · City, News, Politics

After filing papers, Sean Bielat backs out of Senate race

After coming off two losses in previous Congressional elections, Republican businessman Sean Bielat bowed out of […]

by · February 26, 2013 · 0 comments · City, National, News, Politics

Proposed minimum wage in Mass. would reach 11 dollars

Massachusetts legislators are considering a bill that, if passed, would gradually increase the minimum wage to […]

Mass., Colombia forge relationship on science, tech

Mass. Gov. Deval Patrick and President Juan Manuel Santos Calderon of the Republic of Colombia signed […]

Scott Brown’s Fox News job gets mixed reviews

Scott Brown’s Fox News job gets mixed reviews

After deciding that he would not run in the special election to fill Secretary of State John […]

by · February 19, 2013 · 0 comments · City, News, Politics
Markey, Lynch pledge to keep independent money out of election

Markey, Lynch pledge to keep independent money out of election

U.S. Rep. Ed Markey and U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch agreed to a “People’s Pledge” Wednesday to keep […]

Obama advocates investment in jobs, education in SOTU

U.S. President Barack Obama addressed the nation Tuesday night in his fifth State of the Union speech, […]

by · February 13, 2013 · 0 comments · City, National, News, Politics
Legislators and environmentalists praise lower carbon emission cap in NE

Legislators and environmentalists praise lower carbon emission cap in NE

New England Senators and environmentalist joined together Friday to praise a new lower carbon emission cap set […]

by · February 13, 2013 · 0 comments · City, News, Politics