Developed in response to focus group and customer survey feedback, the Mass.gov gateway website has been redesigned to improve the visitor experience by simplifying navigation and making information easier to find. New pages outline programs and services, and provide links to specific program pages as well as agency contact information. They will also feature social media sharing and a feedback module.
On Wednesday, January 22, 2014, Governor Deval Patrick submitted his Fiscal Year 2015 budget proposal to the House of Representatives. The final budget (after it is enacted by the Legislature and approved by the Governor) will take effect on July 1, 2014 and will run through June 30, 2015.