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New Massachusetts police law proposals likely next week following George Floyd protests, Baker says

New Massachusetts police law proposals likely next week following George Floyd protests, Baker says

Gov. Charlie Baker says he’s been in discussions with the Black and Latino Legislative Caucus about what law changes the state should make following the widesp [...]

Read full article: New Massachusetts police law proposals l...→

CONGRESS CONVERSATIONS: Being visible, relevant during a crisis

Watch marketers for Ford, Mitsubishi and Cars.com join Automotive News Publisher Jason Stein and Derek Baker, consumer markets partner at PwC, to discuss the i [...]

Read full article: CONGRESS CONVERSATIONS: Being visible, r...→
Coronavirus toll: Daily COVID-19 update for Massachusetts, U.S., world

Coronavirus toll: Daily COVID-19 update for Massachusetts, U.S., world

How many cases of COVID-19 – coronavirus – have hit Massachusetts? Governor Baker’s administration breaks down the impact of the outbreak locally.The latest nu [...]

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Baker: Major announcement on Phase 2 of state’s reopening plan coming this weekend

Baker: Major announcement on Phase 2 of state’s reopening plan coming this weekend

BOSTON (WHDH) - Gov. Charlie Baker on Wednesday said key coronavirus data elements are continuing to move in the right direction before stating that he...

Read full article: Baker: Major announcement on Phase 2 of ...→
Lawsuit targets Charlie Baker’s slow reopening; ‘Do Your Job!’ owners urge

Lawsuit targets Charlie Baker’s slow reopening; ‘Do Your Job!’ owners urge

Some businesses hungry to open up are backing a lawsuit calling Gov. Charlie Baker’s coronavirus executive order shutting them down unconstitutional — with a N [...]

Read full article: Lawsuit targets Charlie Baker’s slow reo...→
Charlie Baker condemns Trump for lack of leadership

Charlie Baker condemns Trump for lack of leadership

After spending much of his first two terms trying to steer clear of national politics, Gov. Charlie Baker jumped right in, condemning President Trump for a lac [...]

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Baker: Mass. Cannot Allow Rioters To 'Sow Chaos' Into Powerful Movement

Baker: Mass. Cannot Allow Rioters To 'Sow Chaos' Into Powerful Movement

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker responded to riots that caused damage to dozens of businesses in Boston.

Read full article: Baker: Mass. Cannot Allow Rioters To 'So...→
Charlie Baker, Marty Walsh to address looting, violence that followed Boston protests

Charlie Baker, Marty Walsh to address looting, violence that followed Boston protests

The crowds that shattered windows, hurled bottles and tagged buildings on Sunday night disappeared as the sun rose over a battered city on Monday and business [...]

Read full article: Charlie Baker, Marty Walsh to address lo...→
'Criminal And Cowardly': Gov. Baker Condemns Looting In Boston

'Criminal And Cowardly': Gov. Baker Condemns Looting In Boston

Gov. Charlie Baker called the violence and looting that broke out following protests in Boston "criminal and cowardly."

Read full article: 'Criminal And Cowardly': Gov. Baker Cond...→
Massachusetts restaurants to resume outdoor dining first, Gov. Charlie Baker to announce reopening date on June 6

Massachusetts restaurants to resume outdoor dining first, Gov. Charlie Baker to announce reopening date on June 6

Outdoor dining will be first on the menu when Massachusetts restaurants reopen from their coronavirus closures, Gov. Charlie Baker said Friday, but struggling [...]

Read full article: Massachusetts restaurants to resume outd...→
Covid-19 Uncertainties Keep Some From Booking Vacation Rentals In Mass.

Covid-19 Uncertainties Keep Some From Booking Vacation Rentals In Mass.

Short-term rentals between one and four weeks will be allowed under phase two of Governor Baker's re-opening plan.

Read full article: Covid-19 Uncertainties Keep Some From Bo...→
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Governor Baker to issue executive order allowing Boston pro sports teams to practice

Governor Baker to issue executive order allowing Boston pro sports teams to practice

Governor Charlie Baker announced Friday that he would be issuing an executive order to allow Massachusetts’ pro sports teams to resume practicing in the state. [...]

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Full text of Massachusetts restaurant, hotel Phase 2 opening checklists

Full text of Massachusetts restaurant, hotel Phase 2 opening checklists

Here are the checklists for restaurants and hotels the Baker administration is making public today. When it can all begin has yet to be set. Phase 2 openings a [...]

Read full article: Full text of Massachusetts restaurant, h...→
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Baker says ‘vast majority’ of unemployment claims checked so far not fraudulent

Baker says ‘vast majority’ of unemployment claims checked so far not fraudulent

Gov. Charlie Baker said Thursday the ‘vast majority’ of Massachusetts unemployment claims checked so far amid concerns over a national fraud scheme to bilk sta [...]

Read full article: Baker says ‘vast majority’ of unemployme...→
The silencing of Baker Mayfield

The silencing of Baker Mayfield

Perhaps he was feeling too dangerous. After a humbling sophomore season, Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield is demonstrating an air of maturity by toning down t [...]

Read full article: The silencing of Baker Mayfield...→
Somerville mayor defies Baker, Trump by capping attendance at houses of worship

Somerville mayor defies Baker, Trump by capping attendance at houses of worship

Somerville is ordering all places of worship to limit attendance to 10 congregants, defying both Gov. Charlie Baker’s and President Trump’s coronavirus reopeni [...]

Read full article: Somerville mayor defies Baker, Trump by ...→
Rep. Jordan: Not Surprising McCabe, Rosenstein Disagree

Rep. Jordan: Not Surprising McCabe, Rosenstein Disagree

It's not surprising that former FBI Director Andrew McCabe and ex-Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein disagree about the events surrounding the Russia probe [...]

Read full article: Rep. Jordan: Not Surprising McCabe, Rose...→
Charlie Baker says despite conflicts law enforcement have shown ‘discipline and restraint’ to keep people safe during protests

Charlie Baker says despite conflicts law enforcement have shown ‘discipline and restraint’ to keep people safe during protests

"We cannot and should not stand for the shameful actions of a few that attempt to distract from the important message everyone came together to share.”

Read full article: Charlie Baker says despite conflicts law...→
Charlie Baker releases new details about the next phases of Massachusetts’s reopening plan

Charlie Baker releases new details about the next phases of Massachusetts’s reopening plan

The updated guidance provides more details about where specific businesses and activities fall in the four-phase plan.

Read full article: Charlie Baker releases new details about...→
Summer camps, child care to open in Phase 2 of state’s coronavirus reopening, Baker says

Summer camps, child care to open in Phase 2 of state’s coronavirus reopening, Baker says

Summer camps and child care can reopen in Phase 2 of the state’s coronavirus reopening plan, Gov. Charlie Baker announced Monday as he peeled back another laye [...]

Read full article: Summer camps, child care to open in Phas...→
Charlie Baker calls out Donald Trump’s lack of ‘compassion and leadership’

Charlie Baker calls out Donald Trump’s lack of ‘compassion and leadership’

"At so many times during these past several weeks when the country needed compassion and leadership the most, it was simply nowhere to be found."

Read full article: Charlie Baker calls out Donald Trump’s l...→
Baker Slams Trump's Comments On George Floyd Protests: Compassionate Leadership 'Nowhere To Be Found'

Baker Slams Trump's Comments On George Floyd Protests: Compassionate Leadership 'Nowhere To Be Found'

The president told "weak" governors they "have to dominate" to enforce law and order when peaceful protests turn violent.

Read full article: Baker Slams Trump's Comments On George F...→
Baker Issuing Executive Order On Phases Of Massachusetts Reopening Plan

Baker Issuing Executive Order On Phases Of Massachusetts Reopening Plan

Governor Charlie Baker is expected to issue an executive order Monday explaining in detail which businesses can reopen in Phase Two of Massachusetts reopening [...]

Read full article: Baker Issuing Executive Order On Phases ...→
Baker OKs professional sports team practices, issues new rules for restaurants and hotels

Baker OKs professional sports team practices, issues new rules for restaurants and hotels

Gov. Charlie Baker plans to sign an executive order Monday that will allow professional sports teams in Massachusetts to resume practicing that day after coron [...]

Read full article: Baker OKs professional sports team pract...→
Somerville Mayor's Church Capacity Restriction Draws Criticism

Somerville Mayor's Church Capacity Restriction Draws Criticism

Somerville Mayor Joseph Curtatone is taking some criticism for restricting religious services to 10 people in houses of worship even though Gov. Charlie Baker [...]

Read full article: Somerville Mayor's Church Capacity Restr...→
Gov. Charlie Baker says professional sports teams can resume practices soon

Gov. Charlie Baker says professional sports teams can resume practices soon

Gov. Charlie Baker announced Friday that professional sports teams will be allowed to resume practicing — with safety precautions.

Read full article: Gov. Charlie Baker says professional spo...→
Howie Carr: Hackerama willing to let taxpayers, MassGOP squirm

Howie Carr: Hackerama willing to let taxpayers, MassGOP squirm

Gov. Charlie Baker is on a mission to destroy the state’s economy, but one thing you have to give him credit for. He can keep his hacks in line. When Tall Deva [...]

Read full article: Howie Carr: Hackerama willing to let tax...→
MassGOP to Charlie Baker: Keep state open for business

MassGOP to Charlie Baker: Keep state open for business

Bay State Republicans revved up their campaign engines Wednesday, lashing out against state Democrats and asking Gov. Charlie Baker to publicly scold liberal p [...]

Read full article: MassGOP to Charlie Baker: Keep state ope...→
Coronavirus In Mass: 77% Drop In Positive Cases Since Early May

Coronavirus In Mass: 77% Drop In Positive Cases Since Early May

Governor Charlie Baker appeared encouraged Wednesday, by ‘positive trends’ in the state’s fight against Covid-19.

Read full article: Coronavirus In Mass: 77% Drop In Positiv...→
Phase 2 reopening date in Massachusetts to be announced Saturday

Phase 2 reopening date in Massachusetts to be announced Saturday

Gov. Charlie Baker said the Phase 2 opening date will be announced Saturday — welcome news for retail stores and restaurants hungry to get back to work.

Read full article: Phase 2 reopening date in Massachusetts ...→
Revolution set to resume training

Revolution set to resume training

The New England Revolution were quick to respond when Gov. Charlie Baker announced on May 29 that pro teams could resume training in Massachusetts. “The govern [...]

Read full article: Revolution set to resume training...→

Charlie Baker, Marty Walsh juggle competing crises

Gov. Charlie Baker and Mayor Marty Walsh scrambled to balance conflicting messages Monday — support for civil rights protesters vowing to fill city streets thr [...]

Read full article: Charlie Baker, Marty Walsh juggle compet...→
Here’s what Charlie Baker said after Boston’s George Floyd protests turned violent

Here’s what Charlie Baker said after Boston’s George Floyd protests turned violent

The governor said the violent actions on Sunday night "distracted from the powerful statement made today by thousands of Massachusetts residents."

Read full article: Here’s what Charlie Baker said after Bos...→
Charlie Baker tone deaf to the plight of sports teams and fans

Charlie Baker tone deaf to the plight of sports teams and fans

Gov. Charlie Baker has been remarkably tone deaf to the concerns of sports fans and teams – and his belated plan to allow practice facilities to open next week [...]

Read full article: Charlie Baker tone deaf to the plight of...→
Are The Investigations Into The Holyoke Soldiers' Home Impartial?

Are The Investigations Into The Holyoke Soldiers' Home Impartial?

Just last week Gov. Charlie Baker said the report on the independent state investigation will be ready soon, leaving some families wondering if they'll ever be [...]

Read full article: Are The Investigations Into The Holyoke ...→
Baker, Polito announce guidelines for reopening restaurants with outdoor seating

Baker, Polito announce guidelines for reopening restaurants with outdoor seating

“This virus answers to no one and isn’t playing by any set of rules,” Baker said during a news conference at the State House.... “We understand the importance [...]

Read full article: Baker, Polito announce guidelines for re...→
Source: Baker To Announce Restaurant Reopening Plan For Massachusetts Friday

Source: Baker To Announce Restaurant Reopening Plan For Massachusetts Friday

Gov. Charlie Baker is expected to announce details in a restaurant reopening plan Friday, a source tells WBZ-TV's Jon Keller.

Read full article: Source: Baker To Announce Restaurant Reo...→
16-Year-Old Charged With Capital Murder In Shooting Death Of Leslie Baker

16-Year-Old Charged With Capital Murder In Shooting Death Of Leslie Baker

Police said security cameras from nearby homes were helpful identifying a car seen in the neighborhood before the crime. Sources told CBS 11 News the suspects [...]

Read full article: 16-Year-Old Charged With Capital Murder ...→
Bravo to Baker for giving tax-spike idea the boot

Bravo to Baker for giving tax-spike idea the boot

Thank you, “Tall Deval”! Tuesday’s Boston Herald reported on a call for higher state income taxes from 91 “Massachusetts economists,” a phrase that — like “Min [...]

Read full article: Bravo to Baker for giving tax-spike idea...→
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Few Answers, Many Memories for Friends of Leslie Baker

Few Answers, Many Memories for Friends of Leslie Baker

Police say they are continuing to investigate the Memorial Day murder of a North Dallas woman, but have not said publicly if there are any suspects in the case [...]

Read full article: Few Answers, Many Memories for Friends o...→
New Massachusetts police law proposals likely next week following George Floyd protests, Baker says

New Massachusetts police law proposals likely next week following George Floyd protests, Baker says

Gov. Charlie Baker says he’s been in discussions with the Black and Latino Legislative Caucus about what law changes the state should make following the widesp [...]

Read full article: New Massachusetts police law proposals l...→
Rep. Jordan: Not Surprising McCabe, Rosenstein Disagree

Rep. Jordan: Not Surprising McCabe, Rosenstein Disagree

It's not surprising that former FBI Director Andrew McCabe and ex-Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein disagree about the events surrounding the Russia probe [...]

Read full article: Rep. Jordan: Not Surprising McCabe, Rose...→
Coronavirus toll: Daily COVID-19 update for Massachusetts, U.S., world

Coronavirus toll: Daily COVID-19 update for Massachusetts, U.S., world

How many cases of COVID-19 – coronavirus – have hit Massachusetts? Governor Baker’s administration breaks down the impact of the outbreak locally.The latest nu [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus toll: Daily COVID-19 update ...→
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Phase 2 reopening date in Massachusetts to be announced Saturday

Phase 2 reopening date in Massachusetts to be announced Saturday

Gov. Charlie Baker said the Phase 2 opening date will be announced Saturday — welcome news for retail stores and restaurants hungry to get back to work.

Read full article: Phase 2 reopening date in Massachusetts ...→
Charlie Baker releases new details about the next phases of Massachusetts’s reopening plan

Charlie Baker releases new details about the next phases of Massachusetts’s reopening plan

The updated guidance provides more details about where specific businesses and activities fall in the four-phase plan.

Read full article: Charlie Baker releases new details about...→
Lawsuit targets Charlie Baker’s slow reopening; ‘Do Your Job!’ owners urge

Lawsuit targets Charlie Baker’s slow reopening; ‘Do Your Job!’ owners urge

Some businesses hungry to open up are backing a lawsuit calling Gov. Charlie Baker’s coronavirus executive order shutting them down unconstitutional — with a N [...]

Read full article: Lawsuit targets Charlie Baker’s slow reo...→

Charlie Baker, Marty Walsh juggle competing crises

Gov. Charlie Baker and Mayor Marty Walsh scrambled to balance conflicting messages Monday — support for civil rights protesters vowing to fill city streets thr [...]

Read full article: Charlie Baker, Marty Walsh juggle compet...→
Charlie Baker calls out Donald Trump’s lack of ‘compassion and leadership’

Charlie Baker calls out Donald Trump’s lack of ‘compassion and leadership’

"At so many times during these past several weeks when the country needed compassion and leadership the most, it was simply nowhere to be found."

Read full article: Charlie Baker calls out Donald Trump’s l...→
Baker: Mass. Cannot Allow Rioters To 'Sow Chaos' Into Powerful Movement

Baker: Mass. Cannot Allow Rioters To 'Sow Chaos' Into Powerful Movement

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker responded to riots that caused damage to dozens of businesses in Boston.

Read full article: Baker: Mass. Cannot Allow Rioters To 'So...→
Baker Issuing Executive Order On Phases Of Massachusetts Reopening Plan

Baker Issuing Executive Order On Phases Of Massachusetts Reopening Plan

Governor Charlie Baker is expected to issue an executive order Monday explaining in detail which businesses can reopen in Phase Two of Massachusetts reopening [...]

Read full article: Baker Issuing Executive Order On Phases ...→
'Criminal And Cowardly': Gov. Baker Condemns Looting In Boston

'Criminal And Cowardly': Gov. Baker Condemns Looting In Boston

Gov. Charlie Baker called the violence and looting that broke out following protests in Boston "criminal and cowardly."

Read full article: 'Criminal And Cowardly': Gov. Baker Cond...→
Charlie Baker tone deaf to the plight of sports teams and fans

Charlie Baker tone deaf to the plight of sports teams and fans

Gov. Charlie Baker has been remarkably tone deaf to the concerns of sports fans and teams – and his belated plan to allow practice facilities to open next week [...]

Read full article: Charlie Baker tone deaf to the plight of...→
Somerville Mayor's Church Capacity Restriction Draws Criticism

Somerville Mayor's Church Capacity Restriction Draws Criticism

Somerville Mayor Joseph Curtatone is taking some criticism for restricting religious services to 10 people in houses of worship even though Gov. Charlie Baker [...]

Read full article: Somerville Mayor's Church Capacity Restr...→
Covid-19 Uncertainties Keep Some From Booking Vacation Rentals In Mass.

Covid-19 Uncertainties Keep Some From Booking Vacation Rentals In Mass.

Short-term rentals between one and four weeks will be allowed under phase two of Governor Baker's re-opening plan.

Read full article: Covid-19 Uncertainties Keep Some From Bo...→
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Baker, Polito announce guidelines for reopening restaurants with outdoor seating

Baker, Polito announce guidelines for reopening restaurants with outdoor seating

“This virus answers to no one and isn’t playing by any set of rules,” Baker said during a news conference at the State House.... “We understand the importance [...]

Read full article: Baker, Polito announce guidelines for re...→
Gov. Charlie Baker says professional sports teams can resume practices soon

Gov. Charlie Baker says professional sports teams can resume practices soon

Gov. Charlie Baker announced Friday that professional sports teams will be allowed to resume practicing — with safety precautions.

Read full article: Gov. Charlie Baker says professional spo...→
Full text of Massachusetts restaurant, hotel Phase 2 opening checklists

Full text of Massachusetts restaurant, hotel Phase 2 opening checklists

Here are the checklists for restaurants and hotels the Baker administration is making public today. When it can all begin has yet to be set. Phase 2 openings a [...]

Read full article: Full text of Massachusetts restaurant, h...→
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Source: Baker To Announce Restaurant Reopening Plan For Massachusetts Friday

Source: Baker To Announce Restaurant Reopening Plan For Massachusetts Friday

Gov. Charlie Baker is expected to announce details in a restaurant reopening plan Friday, a source tells WBZ-TV's Jon Keller.

Read full article: Source: Baker To Announce Restaurant Reo...→
Howie Carr: Hackerama willing to let taxpayers, MassGOP squirm

Howie Carr: Hackerama willing to let taxpayers, MassGOP squirm

Gov. Charlie Baker is on a mission to destroy the state’s economy, but one thing you have to give him credit for. He can keep his hacks in line. When Tall Deva [...]

Read full article: Howie Carr: Hackerama willing to let tax...→
The silencing of Baker Mayfield

The silencing of Baker Mayfield

Perhaps he was feeling too dangerous. After a humbling sophomore season, Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield is demonstrating an air of maturity by toning down t [...]

Read full article: The silencing of Baker Mayfield...→
Bravo to Baker for giving tax-spike idea the boot

Bravo to Baker for giving tax-spike idea the boot

Thank you, “Tall Deval”! Tuesday’s Boston Herald reported on a call for higher state income taxes from 91 “Massachusetts economists,” a phrase that — like “Min [...]

Read full article: Bravo to Baker for giving tax-spike idea...→
  • #Baker
MassGOP to Charlie Baker: Keep state open for business

MassGOP to Charlie Baker: Keep state open for business

Bay State Republicans revved up their campaign engines Wednesday, lashing out against state Democrats and asking Gov. Charlie Baker to publicly scold liberal p [...]

Read full article: MassGOP to Charlie Baker: Keep state ope...→

CONGRESS CONVERSATIONS: Being visible, relevant during a crisis

Watch marketers for Ford, Mitsubishi and Cars.com join Automotive News Publisher Jason Stein and Derek Baker, consumer markets partner at PwC, to discuss the i [...]

Read full article: CONGRESS CONVERSATIONS: Being visible, r...→
Coronavirus In Mass: 77% Drop In Positive Cases Since Early May

Coronavirus In Mass: 77% Drop In Positive Cases Since Early May

Governor Charlie Baker appeared encouraged Wednesday, by ‘positive trends’ in the state’s fight against Covid-19.

Read full article: Coronavirus In Mass: 77% Drop In Positiv...→
Charlie Baker says despite conflicts law enforcement have shown ‘discipline and restraint’ to keep people safe during protests

Charlie Baker says despite conflicts law enforcement have shown ‘discipline and restraint’ to keep people safe during protests

"We cannot and should not stand for the shameful actions of a few that attempt to distract from the important message everyone came together to share.”

Read full article: Charlie Baker says despite conflicts law...→
Baker: Major announcement on Phase 2 of state’s reopening plan coming this weekend

Baker: Major announcement on Phase 2 of state’s reopening plan coming this weekend

BOSTON (WHDH) - Gov. Charlie Baker on Wednesday said key coronavirus data elements are continuing to move in the right direction before stating that he...

Read full article: Baker: Major announcement on Phase 2 of ...→
Revolution set to resume training

Revolution set to resume training

The New England Revolution were quick to respond when Gov. Charlie Baker announced on May 29 that pro teams could resume training in Massachusetts. “The govern [...]

Read full article: Revolution set to resume training...→
Summer camps, child care to open in Phase 2 of state’s coronavirus reopening, Baker says

Summer camps, child care to open in Phase 2 of state’s coronavirus reopening, Baker says

Summer camps and child care can reopen in Phase 2 of the state’s coronavirus reopening plan, Gov. Charlie Baker announced Monday as he peeled back another laye [...]

Read full article: Summer camps, child care to open in Phas...→
Charlie Baker condemns Trump for lack of leadership

Charlie Baker condemns Trump for lack of leadership

After spending much of his first two terms trying to steer clear of national politics, Gov. Charlie Baker jumped right in, condemning President Trump for a lac [...]

Read full article: Charlie Baker condemns Trump for lack of...→
Baker Slams Trump's Comments On George Floyd Protests: Compassionate Leadership 'Nowhere To Be Found'

Baker Slams Trump's Comments On George Floyd Protests: Compassionate Leadership 'Nowhere To Be Found'

The president told "weak" governors they "have to dominate" to enforce law and order when peaceful protests turn violent.

Read full article: Baker Slams Trump's Comments On George F...→
Charlie Baker, Marty Walsh to address looting, violence that followed Boston protests

Charlie Baker, Marty Walsh to address looting, violence that followed Boston protests

The crowds that shattered windows, hurled bottles and tagged buildings on Sunday night disappeared as the sun rose over a battered city on Monday and business [...]

Read full article: Charlie Baker, Marty Walsh to address lo...→
Here’s what Charlie Baker said after Boston’s George Floyd protests turned violent

Here’s what Charlie Baker said after Boston’s George Floyd protests turned violent

The governor said the violent actions on Sunday night "distracted from the powerful statement made today by thousands of Massachusetts residents."

Read full article: Here’s what Charlie Baker said after Bos...→
Baker OKs professional sports team practices, issues new rules for restaurants and hotels

Baker OKs professional sports team practices, issues new rules for restaurants and hotels

Gov. Charlie Baker plans to sign an executive order Monday that will allow professional sports teams in Massachusetts to resume practicing that day after coron [...]

Read full article: Baker OKs professional sports team pract...→
Massachusetts restaurants to resume outdoor dining first, Gov. Charlie Baker to announce reopening date on June 6

Massachusetts restaurants to resume outdoor dining first, Gov. Charlie Baker to announce reopening date on June 6

Outdoor dining will be first on the menu when Massachusetts restaurants reopen from their coronavirus closures, Gov. Charlie Baker said Friday, but struggling [...]

Read full article: Massachusetts restaurants to resume outd...→
Are The Investigations Into The Holyoke Soldiers' Home Impartial?

Are The Investigations Into The Holyoke Soldiers' Home Impartial?

Just last week Gov. Charlie Baker said the report on the independent state investigation will be ready soon, leaving some families wondering if they'll ever be [...]

Read full article: Are The Investigations Into The Holyoke ...→
Governor Baker to issue executive order allowing Boston pro sports teams to practice

Governor Baker to issue executive order allowing Boston pro sports teams to practice

Governor Charlie Baker announced Friday that he would be issuing an executive order to allow Massachusetts’ pro sports teams to resume practicing in the state. [...]

Read full article: Governor Baker to issue executive order ...→
Baker says ‘vast majority’ of unemployment claims checked so far not fraudulent

Baker says ‘vast majority’ of unemployment claims checked so far not fraudulent

Gov. Charlie Baker said Thursday the ‘vast majority’ of Massachusetts unemployment claims checked so far amid concerns over a national fraud scheme to bilk sta [...]

Read full article: Baker says ‘vast majority’ of unemployme...→
16-Year-Old Charged With Capital Murder In Shooting Death Of Leslie Baker

16-Year-Old Charged With Capital Murder In Shooting Death Of Leslie Baker

Police said security cameras from nearby homes were helpful identifying a car seen in the neighborhood before the crime. Sources told CBS 11 News the suspects [...]

Read full article: 16-Year-Old Charged With Capital Murder ...→
Somerville mayor defies Baker, Trump by capping attendance at houses of worship

Somerville mayor defies Baker, Trump by capping attendance at houses of worship

Somerville is ordering all places of worship to limit attendance to 10 congregants, defying both Gov. Charlie Baker’s and President Trump’s coronavirus reopeni [...]

Read full article: Somerville mayor defies Baker, Trump by ...→
Few Answers, Many Memories for Friends of Leslie Baker

Few Answers, Many Memories for Friends of Leslie Baker

Police say they are continuing to investigate the Memorial Day murder of a North Dallas woman, but have not said publicly if there are any suspects in the case [...]

Read full article: Few Answers, Many Memories for Friends o...→
New Massachusetts police law proposals likely next week following George Floyd protests, Baker says

New Massachusetts police law proposals likely next week following George Floyd protests, Baker says

Gov. Charlie Baker says he’s been in discussions with the Black and Latino Legislative Caucus about what law changes the state should make following the widesp [...]

Read full article: New Massachusetts police law proposals l...→

CONGRESS CONVERSATIONS: Being visible, relevant during a crisis

Watch marketers for Ford, Mitsubishi and Cars.com join Automotive News Publisher Jason Stein and Derek Baker, consumer markets partner at PwC, to discuss the i [...]

Read full article: CONGRESS CONVERSATIONS: Being visible, r...→
Rep. Jordan: Not Surprising McCabe, Rosenstein Disagree

Rep. Jordan: Not Surprising McCabe, Rosenstein Disagree

It's not surprising that former FBI Director Andrew McCabe and ex-Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein disagree about the events surrounding the Russia probe [...]

Read full article: Rep. Jordan: Not Surprising McCabe, Rose...→
Coronavirus In Mass: 77% Drop In Positive Cases Since Early May

Coronavirus In Mass: 77% Drop In Positive Cases Since Early May

Governor Charlie Baker appeared encouraged Wednesday, by ‘positive trends’ in the state’s fight against Covid-19.

Read full article: Coronavirus In Mass: 77% Drop In Positiv...→
Coronavirus toll: Daily COVID-19 update for Massachusetts, U.S., world

Coronavirus toll: Daily COVID-19 update for Massachusetts, U.S., world

How many cases of COVID-19 – coronavirus – have hit Massachusetts? Governor Baker’s administration breaks down the impact of the outbreak locally.The latest nu [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus toll: Daily COVID-19 update ...→
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Charlie Baker says despite conflicts law enforcement have shown ‘discipline and restraint’ to keep people safe during protests

Charlie Baker says despite conflicts law enforcement have shown ‘discipline and restraint’ to keep people safe during protests

"We cannot and should not stand for the shameful actions of a few that attempt to distract from the important message everyone came together to share.”

Read full article: Charlie Baker says despite conflicts law...→
Phase 2 reopening date in Massachusetts to be announced Saturday

Phase 2 reopening date in Massachusetts to be announced Saturday

Gov. Charlie Baker said the Phase 2 opening date will be announced Saturday — welcome news for retail stores and restaurants hungry to get back to work.

Read full article: Phase 2 reopening date in Massachusetts ...→
Baker: Major announcement on Phase 2 of state’s reopening plan coming this weekend

Baker: Major announcement on Phase 2 of state’s reopening plan coming this weekend

BOSTON (WHDH) - Gov. Charlie Baker on Wednesday said key coronavirus data elements are continuing to move in the right direction before stating that he...

Read full article: Baker: Major announcement on Phase 2 of ...→
Charlie Baker releases new details about the next phases of Massachusetts’s reopening plan

Charlie Baker releases new details about the next phases of Massachusetts’s reopening plan

The updated guidance provides more details about where specific businesses and activities fall in the four-phase plan.

Read full article: Charlie Baker releases new details about...→
Revolution set to resume training

Revolution set to resume training

The New England Revolution were quick to respond when Gov. Charlie Baker announced on May 29 that pro teams could resume training in Massachusetts. “The govern [...]

Read full article: Revolution set to resume training...→
Lawsuit targets Charlie Baker’s slow reopening; ‘Do Your Job!’ owners urge

Lawsuit targets Charlie Baker’s slow reopening; ‘Do Your Job!’ owners urge

Some businesses hungry to open up are backing a lawsuit calling Gov. Charlie Baker’s coronavirus executive order shutting them down unconstitutional — with a N [...]

Read full article: Lawsuit targets Charlie Baker’s slow reo...→
Summer camps, child care to open in Phase 2 of state’s coronavirus reopening, Baker says

Summer camps, child care to open in Phase 2 of state’s coronavirus reopening, Baker says

Summer camps and child care can reopen in Phase 2 of the state’s coronavirus reopening plan, Gov. Charlie Baker announced Monday as he peeled back another laye [...]

Read full article: Summer camps, child care to open in Phas...→

Charlie Baker, Marty Walsh juggle competing crises

Gov. Charlie Baker and Mayor Marty Walsh scrambled to balance conflicting messages Monday — support for civil rights protesters vowing to fill city streets thr [...]

Read full article: Charlie Baker, Marty Walsh juggle compet...→
Charlie Baker condemns Trump for lack of leadership

Charlie Baker condemns Trump for lack of leadership

After spending much of his first two terms trying to steer clear of national politics, Gov. Charlie Baker jumped right in, condemning President Trump for a lac [...]

Read full article: Charlie Baker condemns Trump for lack of...→
Charlie Baker calls out Donald Trump’s lack of ‘compassion and leadership’

Charlie Baker calls out Donald Trump’s lack of ‘compassion and leadership’

"At so many times during these past several weeks when the country needed compassion and leadership the most, it was simply nowhere to be found."

Read full article: Charlie Baker calls out Donald Trump’s l...→
Baker: Mass. Cannot Allow Rioters To 'Sow Chaos' Into Powerful Movement

Baker: Mass. Cannot Allow Rioters To 'Sow Chaos' Into Powerful Movement

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker responded to riots that caused damage to dozens of businesses in Boston.

Read full article: Baker: Mass. Cannot Allow Rioters To 'So...→
Baker Slams Trump's Comments On George Floyd Protests: Compassionate Leadership 'Nowhere To Be Found'

Baker Slams Trump's Comments On George Floyd Protests: Compassionate Leadership 'Nowhere To Be Found'

The president told "weak" governors they "have to dominate" to enforce law and order when peaceful protests turn violent.

Read full article: Baker Slams Trump's Comments On George F...→
Charlie Baker, Marty Walsh to address looting, violence that followed Boston protests

Charlie Baker, Marty Walsh to address looting, violence that followed Boston protests

The crowds that shattered windows, hurled bottles and tagged buildings on Sunday night disappeared as the sun rose over a battered city on Monday and business [...]

Read full article: Charlie Baker, Marty Walsh to address lo...→
Baker Issuing Executive Order On Phases Of Massachusetts Reopening Plan

Baker Issuing Executive Order On Phases Of Massachusetts Reopening Plan

Governor Charlie Baker is expected to issue an executive order Monday explaining in detail which businesses can reopen in Phase Two of Massachusetts reopening [...]

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Here’s what Charlie Baker said after Boston’s George Floyd protests turned violent

Here’s what Charlie Baker said after Boston’s George Floyd protests turned violent

The governor said the violent actions on Sunday night "distracted from the powerful statement made today by thousands of Massachusetts residents."

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'Criminal And Cowardly': Gov. Baker Condemns Looting In Boston

'Criminal And Cowardly': Gov. Baker Condemns Looting In Boston

Gov. Charlie Baker called the violence and looting that broke out following protests in Boston "criminal and cowardly."

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Baker OKs professional sports team practices, issues new rules for restaurants and hotels

Baker OKs professional sports team practices, issues new rules for restaurants and hotels

Gov. Charlie Baker plans to sign an executive order Monday that will allow professional sports teams in Massachusetts to resume practicing that day after coron [...]

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Charlie Baker tone deaf to the plight of sports teams and fans

Charlie Baker tone deaf to the plight of sports teams and fans

Gov. Charlie Baker has been remarkably tone deaf to the concerns of sports fans and teams – and his belated plan to allow practice facilities to open next week [...]

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Massachusetts restaurants to resume outdoor dining first, Gov. Charlie Baker to announce reopening date on June 6

Massachusetts restaurants to resume outdoor dining first, Gov. Charlie Baker to announce reopening date on June 6

Outdoor dining will be first on the menu when Massachusetts restaurants reopen from their coronavirus closures, Gov. Charlie Baker said Friday, but struggling [...]

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Somerville Mayor's Church Capacity Restriction Draws Criticism

Somerville Mayor's Church Capacity Restriction Draws Criticism

Somerville Mayor Joseph Curtatone is taking some criticism for restricting religious services to 10 people in houses of worship even though Gov. Charlie Baker [...]

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Are The Investigations Into The Holyoke Soldiers' Home Impartial?

Are The Investigations Into The Holyoke Soldiers' Home Impartial?

Just last week Gov. Charlie Baker said the report on the independent state investigation will be ready soon, leaving some families wondering if they'll ever be [...]

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Covid-19 Uncertainties Keep Some From Booking Vacation Rentals In Mass.

Covid-19 Uncertainties Keep Some From Booking Vacation Rentals In Mass.

Short-term rentals between one and four weeks will be allowed under phase two of Governor Baker's re-opening plan.

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Baker, Polito announce guidelines for reopening restaurants with outdoor seating

Baker, Polito announce guidelines for reopening restaurants with outdoor seating

“This virus answers to no one and isn’t playing by any set of rules,” Baker said during a news conference at the State House.... “We understand the importance [...]

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Governor Baker to issue executive order allowing Boston pro sports teams to practice

Governor Baker to issue executive order allowing Boston pro sports teams to practice

Governor Charlie Baker announced Friday that he would be issuing an executive order to allow Massachusetts’ pro sports teams to resume practicing in the state. [...]

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Gov. Charlie Baker says professional sports teams can resume practices soon

Gov. Charlie Baker says professional sports teams can resume practices soon

Gov. Charlie Baker announced Friday that professional sports teams will be allowed to resume practicing — with safety precautions.

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Full text of Massachusetts restaurant, hotel Phase 2 opening checklists

Full text of Massachusetts restaurant, hotel Phase 2 opening checklists

Here are the checklists for restaurants and hotels the Baker administration is making public today. When it can all begin has yet to be set. Phase 2 openings a [...]

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Source: Baker To Announce Restaurant Reopening Plan For Massachusetts Friday

Source: Baker To Announce Restaurant Reopening Plan For Massachusetts Friday

Gov. Charlie Baker is expected to announce details in a restaurant reopening plan Friday, a source tells WBZ-TV's Jon Keller.

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Baker says ‘vast majority’ of unemployment claims checked so far not fraudulent

Baker says ‘vast majority’ of unemployment claims checked so far not fraudulent

Gov. Charlie Baker said Thursday the ‘vast majority’ of Massachusetts unemployment claims checked so far amid concerns over a national fraud scheme to bilk sta [...]

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Howie Carr: Hackerama willing to let taxpayers, MassGOP squirm

Howie Carr: Hackerama willing to let taxpayers, MassGOP squirm

Gov. Charlie Baker is on a mission to destroy the state’s economy, but one thing you have to give him credit for. He can keep his hacks in line. When Tall Deva [...]

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16-Year-Old Charged With Capital Murder In Shooting Death Of Leslie Baker

16-Year-Old Charged With Capital Murder In Shooting Death Of Leslie Baker

Police said security cameras from nearby homes were helpful identifying a car seen in the neighborhood before the crime. Sources told CBS 11 News the suspects [...]

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The silencing of Baker Mayfield

The silencing of Baker Mayfield

Perhaps he was feeling too dangerous. After a humbling sophomore season, Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield is demonstrating an air of maturity by toning down t [...]

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Bravo to Baker for giving tax-spike idea the boot

Bravo to Baker for giving tax-spike idea the boot

Thank you, “Tall Deval”! Tuesday’s Boston Herald reported on a call for higher state income taxes from 91 “Massachusetts economists,” a phrase that — like “Min [...]

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Somerville mayor defies Baker, Trump by capping attendance at houses of worship

Somerville mayor defies Baker, Trump by capping attendance at houses of worship

Somerville is ordering all places of worship to limit attendance to 10 congregants, defying both Gov. Charlie Baker’s and President Trump’s coronavirus reopeni [...]

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MassGOP to Charlie Baker: Keep state open for business

MassGOP to Charlie Baker: Keep state open for business

Bay State Republicans revved up their campaign engines Wednesday, lashing out against state Democrats and asking Gov. Charlie Baker to publicly scold liberal p [...]

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Few Answers, Many Memories for Friends of Leslie Baker

Few Answers, Many Memories for Friends of Leslie Baker

Police say they are continuing to investigate the Memorial Day murder of a North Dallas woman, but have not said publicly if there are any suspects in the case [...]

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