Governor Charlie Baker

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Even Charlie Baker Couldn’t Believe How Hard the Celtics Got Dunked on

Marvin Williams with authority for #BuzzCity! pic.twitter.com/T4apSQOGFL — NBA (@NBA) January 17, 2017 Charlie Baker is a big basketball guy. An all-conference player for Needham […]

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Charlie Baker Writes Letter to Congress Defending Parts of Obamacare

In a letter to House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy this week, Gov. Charlie Baker urged Congress to keep key provisions of the Affordable Care Act, […]

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Baker Administration Accused of Denying Motel Rooms to Homeless Mothers

On the campaign trail, Gov. Charlie Baker vowed to end the practice of placing homeless families in hotels and motels at the state’s expense when shelters […]

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Charlie Baker’s Team Is Open to a Tax for Drivers ‘Down the Road’

Gov. Charlie Baker ran for office, and won, on a platform that included a pledge not to add any new taxes. But according to emails […]

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Why Is Charlie Baker Cutting $1.9 Million for Substance Abuse Treatment?

An emotional Gov. Charlie Baker broke down in tears as he signed landmark opioid legislation into law back in March, “the most comprehensive measure in the […]

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Charlie Baker Says Scott Brown is a ‘Worthwhile Candidate’ for Trump’s VA

As politicians continue making pilgrimages to meet with President-elect Donald Trump, hoping to secure top spots in his administration, Gov. Charlie Baker is lending kind […]

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Is It Still Too Early to Judge Donald Trump, Charlie Baker?

Upon his return to Massachusetts after cozying up to Vice President-Elect Mike Pence at the Republican Governors Association in Orlando, Gov. Charlie Baker told reporters that […]

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Baker Addresses an Anxious Massachusetts on its Future in Trump’s America

Speaking to a state where anxieties are high about the future under Donald Trump, Gov. Charlie Baker made the case for collaborating with the incoming […]

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Will Setti Warren Run for Governor?

It would mean taking on one of the most popular politicians in the country, but Newton Mayor Setti Warren may be on the path to […]

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Voters Reject Question 2, Charter School Cap Will Remain

The cap on charter school expansion in Massachusetts is here to stay—for now. Voters have rejected Question 2, the ballot measure that sought to lift the cap, […]

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Charlie Baker’s War Against the Morning Sun

Could we ditch daylight-saving time?

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Teacher Unions Call for SEC Investigation into Baker’s ‘Possible Pay-to-Play Scheme’

Update: Monday, 9:45 a.m. Madeloni and Gosnell have filed a formal complaint with the Securities and Exchange Commission, demanding the federal agency invesitgate Gov. Baker’s ties […]

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Charlie Baker Says Bob Kraft’s Dorchester Revs Stadium Could Be ‘Terrific’

You don’t often see Gov. Charlie Baker lend his stamp of approval without months of careful consideration, calculation, or your garden variety waiting-for-someone-else-to-step-in-it. (Remember, Baker […]

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Charlie Baker Has to Talk About Donald Trump, Again

Another day, another wild twist in the Donald Trump campaign for Republican Charlie Baker to answer for. This time, it was the unprecedented position Trump […]

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Charlie Baker Maintains He Still Isn’t Voting for Trump or Clinton

Despite an early disavowal of his party’s presidential nominee, Gov. Charlie Baker maintained that he still isn’t voting for Donald Trump, nor his Democratic opponent, […]