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  • Governor Baker at Taunton State Hospital

    Baker-Polito Administration Expands Addiction Program for Women at Taunton State Hospital

    Gov. Baker and Lt. Governor Polito, together with state and local officials, officially opened the second phase of the Women’s Recovery from Addictions Program at Taunton State Hospital adding 30 new beds.

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  • Governor Baker signs veterans bill surrounded by legislators.

    Governor Baker Signs Legislation Supporting Veterans’ Benefits and Housing

    On July 14, Governor Baker signed The H.O.M.E. Act, omnibus legislation providing additional support for members of the Armed Services, veterans, gold star families, and the Commonwealth's two Soldiers’ Homes, into law. 

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  • The FY17 Budget.

    Governor Baker Signs Fiscal Year 2017 Budget

    Gov. Baker signed the FY17 budget into law on July 8, providing a second consecutive year of increased state support for local aid, education and opioid abuse prevention services and without raising taxes or drawing down on the stabilization fund despite lower than expected tax revenues.

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  • Governor Baker, Secretary Sudders greet opioid commission appointees.

    Baker-Polito Administration Names Appointees to Three Opioid Special Commissions

    The Baker-Polito Administration announces appointees to three special commissions created under the landmark opioid legislation signed into law earlier this year.

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  • Governor Baker and Lt. Governor Polito introduce Supreme Judicial Court nominees.

    Governor Baker Nominates Three to Supreme Judicial Court

    In an historic and unprecedented opportunity to uphold the tradition of excellence of the Commonwealth’s highest court, Gov. Baker has nominated Superior Court Justices Kimberly Budd, Frank Gaziano and David Lowy to serve as Associate Justices of the Supreme Judicial Court.

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  • Governor Baker with Attorney General Healey

    Governor Baker, Attorney General Healey Launch Campaign to Highlight Importance of Calling 911 During an Overdose

    Governor Charlie Baker and Attorney General Maura Healey unveiled a new public information campaign to encourage people to call 911 for emergency medical services at the first signs of a drug overdose.

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  • Governor Baker speaking with two inmates.

    Governor Baker Tours Administration’s Innovative State Reentry Program

    The Baker-Polito Administration’s new School of Reentry provides inmates preparing to reenter their communities an all-inclusive service model that encompasses education, vocational training, counseling, job preparation and personal development.

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  • Governor Baker at Middlesex Community College

    Baker Administration, Higher Education Leaders Announce New Commonwealth Commitment Plan to Increase Affordability, Drive Degree Completion

    Governor Baker joined public higher education leaders  to announce an innovative college affordability and completion plan to help more students achieve the dream of a college degree. [Photo: Kevin Harkins]

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Veterans' Benefits & Housing Bill Signing Ceremony 07.14.2016