Gov. Baker

$2.65 Billion FY2022 State Budget Announced
The Baker-Polito Administration today announced that its Fiscal Year 2022 Capital Plan, which is a $2.655 billion plan-making substantial investments in critical priorities including housing, transportation, climate resiliency, health and human services, and education to promote economic growth and …
Baker Lifting COVID Restrictions May 29th
The light at the end of the tunnel is getting brighter, as Governor Charlie Baker announced today that the Commonwealth is on track to meet the goal of vaccinating 4.1 million residents by the first week of June and all remaining COVID-19 restrictions will be lifted effective May 29th.&nbs…
Phase III Of The State’s Reopening Underway
Governor Charlie Baker has initiated the transition into the third phase of the reopening of the state’s economy. In this Phase III of four, movie theaters and outdoor performance venues can reopen, as are museums, cultural and historical sites...
Gov. Baker Announces Updated Travel Guidelines
During his media briefing on Tuesday, Governor Charlie Baker announced a new set of COVID-19 public health “travel guidelines” to be followed by travelers arriving in Massachusetts. The new guidelines are once again requiring a self-quarantine period...
Massachusetts Tax Free Holiday Set For August 29-30
This is probably the last thing anyone was thinking about as we continue to slowly get back to some level of normalcy amid the coronavirus reality that we currently live in. I am sure though that we will all welcome this by the time August comes around...
Executive Order Requires Face Coverings
Gov. Charlie Baker, during his daily briefing on Friday afternoon, announced that he has signed an executive order requiring people to wear a face covering while in public when they are not able to physical distance from others. The order goes into place on Wednesday, May 6th&nbs…
New Unemployment Program for Self Employed
The Baker-Polito Administration announced Monday that Massachusetts residents who are not eligible for regular unemployment benefits can now apply online for the new Pandemic Unemployment Assistance program.
As per a media release today, the new federal PUA program will provides up to 39 weeks of une…