Topic: Therese Murray
Mass. Supreme Judicial Court ruled Wednesday that, under existing state laws, taking so-called 'upskirt' photos in public is not illegal, prompting state lawmakers to promise updates to an outdated law.
With polls showing 71 percent of Americans in favor of raising the minimum wage, Democrats in at least 30 states are sponsoring bills proposing wage hikes. Five states passed minimum wage measures last year.
Ohio, Kansas, and Maryland now have casinos. Florida may consider them. Massachusetts is poised to invite them in. Hard times tip the balance to economic over social issues, analysts say.
09/15/2011 05:01 pm
Massachusetts should reject this false elixir for revenue.
08/05/2010 11:42 pm
Kirk has received the endorsement of widow Victoria Kennedy and sons Patrick and Edward Jr. He is the former chairman of the Democratic National Committee.
09/23/2009 01:00 am
Massachusetts legislators are deciding whether to change the law to allow the governor to appoint a temporary replacement.
08/26/2009 01:00 am
What's most important to the ailing senator is making sure someone will be in his seat to vote on a healthcare reform bill this year.
08/20/2009 01:00 am