By MyFM's Rick Michaels - Residents of the 4th Congressional District will be electing a new Representative next November and candidates are beginning to make the rounds, ahead of the State Primary next September. Joe Kennedy is giving up his seat to run for Senate and... Read more.
By Rick Michaels - Massachusetts Congressman Joe Kennedy is getting ready to announce he’ll challenge U.S. Sen. Edward Markey for his seat, in the State's Democratic Primary in 2020. According to various sources Kennedy will formally make the announcement on Saturday... Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels - Leading House and Senate Democrats have repeatedly said talks are progressing and that negotiators are "pretty close" to a deal on a state budget, but negotiating teams led by State Rep. Aaron Michlewitz of Boston and... Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels - Boston Foundation, Higher Education Commissioner Carlos Santiago and Board of Higher Education Chair Chris Gabrieli will lead a forum today, that will feature the findings of a report from the working group that they convened, including State... Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels - Massachusetts lawmakers are poised to re-elect House and Senate leaders who between them have 98 years of
experience in the Legislature. At the time of year when candidates could be mounting challenges and offering fresh perspectives, no one has... Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels - State Senators not returning in January, had a chance to say their goodbyes to their colleague and friends yesterday. State Senator Richard Ross of Wrentham, in a statement read in the Senate yesterday, said he regretted he was unable to attend... Read more.
By MyFM's Rick Michaels - A Milford man, who started working in the Senate clerk's office in 1973 and has guided the office and the Senate as clerk since 2003, plans to retire at the end of the year, capping off a near half-century State House career. 69-year old William... Read more.
By MyFm's Rick Michaels - As early voting continues this week at local town halls most voters will head to the polls next Tuesday to cast their ballots. There are several races to be decided in the MyFM listening area we gave every candidate, in every race the... Read more.
STATE - The Senate on Thursday tackled another round of Gov. Charlie Baker's budget vetoes, agreeing to 27 overrides. A question came on whether to override or sustain the governor's veto in line item on Sewer Rate Relief Funding, which had been reduced by $1,100,000... Read more.