Beacon Hill In 5 Beacon Hill In 5 is a weekly check-in at the Statehouse from New England Public Radio. Get a quick look at the week ahead in politics and government in Massachusetts with Carrie Healy, NEPR's Morning Edition Host, and Matt Murphy with the State House News Service.
Beacon Hill In 5

Beacon Hill In 5

From New England Public Radio

Beacon Hill In 5 is a weekly check-in at the Statehouse from New England Public Radio. Get a quick look at the week ahead in politics and government in Massachusetts with Carrie Healy, NEPR's Morning Edition Host, and Matt Murphy with the State House News Service.

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New Massachusetts Gaming Commission Chair Gets Started With 'Full Plate'

The new boss at the Massachusetts Gaming commission chairs her first meeting this week with no shortage of issues to tackle.

New Massachusetts Gaming Commission Chair Gets Started With 'Full Plate'

Mass. Lawmakers Almost Ready To Make Laws, As State Gets National Spotlight

With some formalities out of the way, Massachusetts lawmakers try to get moving. And the state is due for some more attention this week on the national stage.

Mass. Lawmakers Almost Ready To Make Laws, As State Gets National Spotlight

Gov. Baker Makes Another Go At Tackling The Affordable Housing Crisis In Massachusetts

In Boston this week, families and shelter providers from around Massachusetts will ask Governor Charlie Baker to put another $30 million for rental housing vouchers in his proposed budget.

Gov. Baker Makes Another Go At Tackling The Affordable Housing Crisis In Massachusetts

How Lucrative Should Marijuana Sales Be For Massachusetts Cities And Towns?

Massachusetts cities and towns are negotiating some big money for marijuana businesses. Some regulators say it's perhaps too much money.

How Lucrative Should Marijuana Sales Be For Massachusetts Cities And Towns?

Renovated Beacon Hill Senate Chamber Ready For New Session Of Legislative Debate

Massachusetts lawmakers and Governor Charlie Baker have taken their oaths — but don't look for a lot of legislative action anytime soon.

Renovated Beacon Hill Senate Chamber Ready For New Session Of Legislative Debate

With Heftier Paychecks, Massachusetts Politicians Prepare To Set 2019 Agenda

In the new year, Massachusetts politicians are going to have some extra disposable income.

With Heftier Paychecks, Massachusetts Politicians Prepare To Set 2019 Agenda

Massachusetts Lawmakers Prepare To 'Put A Bow On It'

This week, Massachusetts is tying up loose ends. No, not gift wrapping: politics.

With Revenue Projected To Slow, Mass. Lawmakers Enter Budget Season

It's full speed ahead for budget writers in Massachusetts, despite a projected revenue slowdown.

Massachusetts Is 'Back On The Map' In U.S. House Of Representatives

Democrats are sorting out their leadership in the U.S. House — and it looks like Massachusetts is getting even more clout.

Massachusetts Top Gambling Regulators Will Be Closely Watching Nevada

A Nevada judge will hear arguments Monday in a case that could have a big impact in Massachusetts.

Massachusetts Top Gambling Regulators Will Be Closely Watching Nevada

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