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Monthly Archives: August 2015

Diversifying Our Energy Portfolio, Supporting Coastal Communities Posted on Aug 26

Diversifying Our Energy Portfolio, Supporting Coastal Communities

In a continued effort to stabilize New England’s electricity rates while meeting the Commonwealth’s Global Warming Solutions Act (GWSA) goals, the Baker-Polito Administration has filed two bills this summer to diversify the state’s energy portfolio. In July, legislation was filed to facilitate the procurement of cost-effective,   …Continue Reading Diversifying Our Energy Portfolio, Supporting Coastal Communities

Building Stronger Cities through an Urban Agenda, MassWorks Posted on Aug 17

Building Stronger Cities through an Urban Agenda, MassWorks

A top priority of the Baker-Polito Administration has been “Building Stronger Communities,” with Lt. Governor having traveled to all corners of the Commonwealth on a tour bearing the same name over the last seven months. But more specifically, Governor Baker has sought to help the Commonwealth’s   …Continue Reading Building Stronger Cities through an Urban Agenda, MassWorks

Tax Relief for Working Families Posted on Aug 7

Tax Relief for Working Families

It may be the first week of August and many might be on vacation, but Governor Charlie Baker and his signing pen have been active bringing tax relief to working families and consumers in Massachusetts. On Wednesday, Governor Baker signed into law the first increase   …Continue Reading Tax Relief for Working Families