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Monthly Archives: December 2015

Tweet Stream: Baker-Polito Administration’s #WMass Cabinet Meeting and Visits Posted on Dec 20

Tweet Stream: Baker-Polito Administration's #WMass Cabinet Meeting and Visits

Governor Charlie Baker, Lt. Governor Karyn Polito and cabinet secretaries convened in Springfield on Friday, December 18, for their weekly cabinet meeting, followed by a series of events across Hampden, Hampshire, Franklin, and Berkshire counties showcasing regional initiatives and seeking community input as part of Governor   …Continue Reading Tweet Stream: Baker-Polito Administration’s #WMass Cabinet Meeting and Visits

Governor Baker files legislation to “weed whack” outdated state rules, streamline local government Posted on Dec 9

Governor Baker files legislation to "weed whack" outdated state rules, streamline local government

On Monday, December 7th, Governor Charlie Baker and Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito stood before a large and frequently cheering crowd of local officials to introduce the bill, “An Act to Modernize Municipal Finance and Government.” The historic bill will truly modernize the interactions between state   …Continue Reading Governor Baker files legislation to “weed whack” outdated state rules, streamline local government

Governor Baker kicks off the holiday season at tree lighting Posted on Dec 3

Governor Baker kicks off the holiday season at tree lighting

Governor Charlie Baker kicked off the holiday season with tons of cheer on December 1st, when he was joined by First Lady Lauren Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito for the annual lighting of the Commonwealth Christmas Tree and a special “Make it a Massachusetts Holiday” open house.   …Continue Reading Governor Baker kicks off the holiday season at tree lighting