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  • Governor Baker Signs Earned Income Tax Credit Increase for Working Families

    Gov Baker Signs Earned Income Tax Credit Increase for Working Families

    Governor Baker was joined by Lt. Gov. Polito, Senate President Rosenberg and stakeholders to enact a fifty-percent increase in the Massachusetts EITC for over 400,000 working individuals and families.

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  • Baker Highlights Record $11.5 Million for YouthWorks

    Gov. Baker Highlights Record $11.5 Million for YouthWorks Summer Jobs Program

    Gov. Charlie Baker met recently with nearly 100 young people benefiting from the Commonwealth’s YouthWorks summer jobs program.

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  • Governor Baker Signs Fiscal Year 2016 Budget

    Governor Baker Signs Fiscal Year 2016 Budget; Enacts MBTA Reforms

    Governor Baker signed the FY2016 budget into law, reflecting the administration’s priorities for responsible, smarter government and better communities, schools and jobs for Massachusetts. 

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  • Governor Baker Appoints 5-Member MBTA Fiscal Management & Control Board

    Governor Baker Appoints 5-Member MBTA Fiscal & Management Control Board

    Governor Baker has appointed the five-member MBTA Fiscal and Management Control Board (FMCB), an important step toward delivering accountability for taxpayers and riders.

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  • Baker-Polito Administration Announces Extended Hours at Select City Parks & Pools

    Baker-Polito Administration Announces Extended Hours at Select City Parks, Pools

    Select DCR pools and athletic complexes in Boston, Chicopee, Everett, Malden, and Worcester will remain open longer while kids are out of school this summer.
     

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  • Governor Baker Releases Opioid Working Group Recommendations

    Governor Baker Releases Opioid Working Group Recommendations

    Governor Charlie Baker today released the findings of his Opioid Working Group, a comprehensive report detailing 65 actionable steps to curb the deadly opioid epidemic.

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  • Governor Baker Announces $82.7 Million MBTA Winter Resiliency Plan

    Governor Baker Announces $83.7 Million MBTA Winter Resiliency Plan

    This MBTA Winter Resiliency Plan investment this summer and over the next five years in snow removal equipment, infrastructure upgrades and operations during harsh weather to improve service reliability. 

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  • Baker-Polito Administration Re-Launch Governor’s Council on Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence

    Baker-Polito Administration Re-Launch Governor’s Council on Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence

    Governor Baker and Lieutenant Governor Polito, joined by Attorney General Maura Healey, unveiled an executive order to re-launch the Governor’s Council to address sexual assault and domestic violence.

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