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Monthly Archives: May 2015

Governor Heads West To Address Graduates, Tour Factory, Highlight Collaboration Posted on May 29

Governor Heads West To Address Graduates, Tour Factory, Highlight Collaboration

On Thursday, May 28, Governor Baker departed Beacon Hill for Western Massachusetts to tour a major Massachusetts manufacturing company, to visit a prime example of a successful public-private partnership, and to deliver a commencement address. His first stop of the day was the Yankee Candle   …Continue Reading Governor Heads West To Address Graduates, Tour Factory, Highlight Collaboration

Memorial Day 2015 Posted on May 25

Governor Charlie Baker: “We gather with loved ones this weekend in honor of our fallen heroes who courageously, and beyond shadow of doubt, made the ultimate sacrifice to defend the freedoms and liberty we hold so dear. Our communities, our Commonwealth and our country will   …Continue Reading Memorial Day 2015

Giving the People a Reliable and Affordable MBTA Posted on May 12

Giving the People a Reliable and Affordable MBTA

The MBTA is a major part of our circulatory system. It pumps life throughout our neighborhoods, our cities, and our towns. It carries us back and forth to work, to school, to the hospital, to our parks, to our restaurants and theaters, to our main   …Continue Reading Giving the People a Reliable and Affordable MBTA

Our Week: New England Governors Energy Summit, Remembering the Armenian Genocide, Opening Day in Dorchester, and Combating Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Posted on May 1

Last Thursday, Governor Charlie Baker traveled to Connecticut to meet with the other New England governors to discuss the energy needs of the region. Governor Baker also participated in a ceremony at the State House commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Armenian genocide. On Saturday,   …Continue Reading Our Week: New England Governors Energy Summit, Remembering the Armenian Genocide, Opening Day in Dorchester, and Combating Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence