Massachusetts Senate

Type: Organization
Name: Massachusetts Senate
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Mass. Senate Passes Environmental Bond Bill; Includes Funding For Hoosic River Project

This audio is pendingThe Massachusetts Senate unanimously passed an environmental bond bill Thursday that includes funding for many projects in western Massachusetts. The four-year, $1.9 billion plan fund projects aimed at land and waterway conservation ... [Published WAMC.org - 17 hours ago]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Senate Passes Bond Bill Supporting MetroWest Environmental, Energy Projects

On Thursday, the Massachusetts Senate unanimously passed a bill authorizing $1.7 billion to fund environmental and energy projects across the Commonwealth, including the preservation and improvement of land, parks and clean energy in the MetroWest region, ... [Published Holliston Patch - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 2 reports

Massachusetts Senate OK debate environmental bill

The Massachusetts Senate has unanimously approved a $1.9 billion, four-year environmental bond bill. ... [Published TVNewsCheck - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

BEACON HILL BRIEFING: Summer of fun in America's Hometown

It’s been one hot start to the summer, and the season has been moving all too quickly. Before we need to embrace the cold weather once again, it’s important that we make the most of our time outside with friends and family. The town of Plymouth has plenty ... [Published Wicked Local Boston - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Schools choose adults over kids: Column

If you know anything about Boston you've heard of Roxbury, Dorchester and Mattapan, some of the city's toughest neighborhoods. That's where Brooke Charter Schools operates three K-8 schools. Despite that, Brooke students turn in startling results.Just ... [Published USA Today - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Senate OKs flag warnings for beach seas

Caleigh Harrison was 21/2 years old when she went missing from Rockport’s Long Beach on April 19, 2012, and is believed to have been swept away by a turbulent sea.On Tuesday, the Massachusetts Senate honored her young life and memory by overwhelmingly ... [Published Gloucester Daily Times - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Gun control bill advances to Massachusetts Senate after House clears it with 112-38 vote

By Gintautas Dumcius, STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICEBOSTON — The House on Wednesday passed a bill aimed at preventing gun violence that now goes to the Senate with just 22 days remaining on the formal legislating calendar.House Speaker Robert DeLeo said the ... [Published MassLive - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

GA-Sen: Michelle Nunn (D) Pulls A Warren (D. MA), Calls On GOP Rivals To Sign The Peach State Pledge

Michelle Nunn (D. GA) has a proposal for her GOP opponents:http://politics.blog.ajc.com/...With millions of dollars in outside spending already shaping Georgia’s Senate race, Democrat Michelle Nunn is calling for a “Peach State pledge” with her two potential ... [Published Daily Kos - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

Breaking Down How 150 New Liquor Licenses Could be Handed Out in Boston

It's been a week since the Massachusetts Senate passed an economic development package that contains a provision to help Boston's bar and restaurant scene thrive. Perhaps even better is that the amendment would provide the city with an extra 150 new liquor ... [Published Bostinno - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

State Rep. Thomas Petrolati made 74 recommendations for Probation Department job candidates; Sens. Robert Travaglini, Stephen Brewer made around 100

State Rep. Thomas Petrolati, a Ludlow Democrat and former House speaker pro tempore, made 74 recommendations for candidates for jobs at the Massachusetts Probation Department between 1998 and 2009, according to newly released court documents.Petrolati, ... [Published MassLive - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

GOP Leader In Mass. Senate: Animal Cruelty Legislation Will Pass This Month

The top Republican in the Massachusetts Senate says he thinks animal cruelty legislation will pass before the session ends on July 31st.Gloucester Sen. Bruce Tarr says the state’s current laws are woefully inadequate and outdated.“People understand that ... [Published New England Public Radio - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 06 2014 - 1 reports

STATE HOUSE: Sen. Pat Jehlen announces Alzheimer's Acute Care Advisory Committee (1)

Sen. Patricia Jehlen announces the Massachusetts Senate has passed An Act Relative to the Massachusetts Alzheimer’s and Related Dementias Acute Care Advisory Committee. This legislation creates an Advisory Committee to craft a strategy to address dementia-capable ... [Published New England Arts - Jul 06 2014]

Quotes

...be deemed non-transferable ,which, according to Massachusetts General Law , means a license cannot be transferred from an establishment's specified "location or between persons or change of a description of the licensed premises."
"Inside the [legislature], the general attitude is that Common Core ... is institutionalized and it's not going anywhere," Benezra said. "I'm starting to see the teachers unions and the charter school people kind of agreeing on the issue that Common Core needs to go."
" I think it will start a fire in a lot of areas where we need to draw attention and incentivize developers to come."
The legislation "will allow for better care coordination through nationally designated networks that cross state lines under Medicaid" said Mark Wietecha, president and CEO of the Children's Hospital Association, in a news release

More Content

All (120) | News (105) | Reports (0) | Blogs (15) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Mass. Senate Passes Environmental Bond Bill; In... [Published WAMC.org - 17 hours ago]
Massachusetts Senate OK debate environmental bill [Published TVNewsCheck - Jul 11 2014]
BEACON HILL BRIEFING: Summer of fun in America'... [Published Wicked Local Boston - Jul 11 2014]
Massachusetts Senate OK debate environmental bill [Published Boston Herald - Jul 11 2014]
Senate Passes Bond Bill Supporting MetroWest En... [Published Holliston Patch - Jul 11 2014]
Schools choose adults over kids: Column [Published USA Today - Jul 10 2014]
Senate OKs flag warnings for beach seas [Published Gloucester Daily Times - Jul 10 2014]
Gun control bill advances to Massachusetts Sena... [Published MassLive - Jul 10 2014]
Former Congressman William Delahunt Speaks Out ... [Published Bostinno - Jul 09 2014]
GA-Sen: Michelle Nunn (D) Pulls A Warren (D. MA... [Published Daily Kos - Jul 09 2014]
Breaking Down How 150 New Liquor Licenses Could... [Published Bostinno - Jul 09 2014]
State Rep. Thomas Petrolati made 74 recommendat... [Published MassLive - Jul 09 2014]
GOP Leader In Mass. Senate: Animal Cruelty Legi... [Published New England Public Radio - Jul 07 2014]
STATE HOUSE: Sen. Pat Jehlen announces Alzheime... [Published New England Arts - Jul 06 2014]
This May Be The Biggest Problem With America's ... [Published Business Insider - Jul 04 2014]
Senate Bill Would Give Liquor License Control t... [Published Massachusetts Beverage Business - Jul 04 2014]
Uncertain Fate of Non-competes in Massachusetts... [Published JD Supra - Jul 03 2014]
Mass. domestic workers secure rights, benefits ... [Published Daily Free Press - Jul 03 2014]
Massachusetts Senate Passes Jobs Bill [Published WAMC.org - Jul 02 2014]
Now’s the Time to Open Your Dream Restaurant-Ba... [Published boston.com - Jul 02 2014]
CAMPAIGN OVERNIGHT: Can Dems craft Hobby Lobby... [Published The Hill - Jun 30 2014]
Bill Introduced to Coordinate Care for Children... [Published Beckers Hospital Review - Jun 30 2014]
Massachusetts Flood Bill Lowering Minimum Requi... [Published Individual.com - Jun 30 2014]
Social Media Privacy for Employees Not in Final... [Published boston.com - Jun 30 2014]
BioOutsource plans Global Expansion [Published Bionity.com - Jun 30 2014]
Massachusetts Senate Passes $999 Million Inform... [Published Holliston Patch - Jun 29 2014]
State Senate unveils $63 million economic devel... [Published MassLive - Jun 27 2014]
Bill would give towns control over liquor licenses [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Jun 27 2014]
Massachusetts Senate OKs technology spending bill [Published Belleville News Democrat - Jun 27 2014]
Heroin: From Prescription To Addiction (Part 12) [Published CBS Boston - Jun 27 2014]
1 2 3 4
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Senate Passes Landmark Measure to Protect Patie... [Published PR Newswire: Policy & Public Interest - Jun 26 2014]
CANTON, Mass., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The Massachusetts Senate cast a unanimous vote today to pass a landmark measure that will codify in state law safe patient limits for registered nurses who work in all the state's hospital intensive ...
Shenna Bellows: A Fighting Chance [Published Crooks and Liars - Jun 16 2014]
We're all enjoying Elizabeth Warren's new book, A Fighting Chance and hope you're either reading it too or will soon. It makes it so clear why we're progressives and not garden variety partisans on either side of the aisle. We thought we'd share a ...
Open thread for night owls: New environmentalis... [Published Daily Kos - May 26 2014]
Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers write New Environmentalists Are Taking Bold Actions—and It's Working :No longer dominated by the traditional “Big Green” groups that were taking big donations from corporate polluters, the new environmental movement ...
Massachusetts Domestic Workers Will Get Labor R... [Published Think Progress - May 09 2014]
CREDIT: Shutterstock On Thursday, the Massachusetts Senate unanimously passed the Domestic Workers Bill of Rights, 39-0, including all Republicans who voted. Once it passes a procedural hurdle in the House and is signed by the governor, the state will ...
Elizabeth Warren could derail Hillary Clinton’s... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Apr 23 2014]
She has been described as “Hillary’s nightmare” – a banker-bashing, consumer-championing U.S. senator who liberals believe could mount a serious challenge to Mrs Clinton in the 2016 U.S. general election. Officially, Elizabeth Warren, a 64-year-old ...
1 2 3
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.