Katie Lannan

State House News Service

Stories by Katie Lannan

House overwhelmingly passes distracted driving bill

Reps remember those slain during debate on legislation

Senate budget bars UMass tuition, fee increases

But school officials say spending plan lacks sufficient funding

A look at the House’s private budget debate

Bundling amendments in Room 348 streamlines an unwieldy process

Senate doesn’t go along with caucus fundraising

DeLeo says House intent has been 'misconstrued'

Is the House tilting progressive?

Caucus includes 60 of 127 Dems in the chamber

UMass Boston scores big revenue gain with Bayside lease

Developer may pay as much as $235m for 99-year lease

Central Mass. lawmakers oppose commuter rail fare hike

Say size of increase is too high for riders from Worcester area

Rep seeks commission to study news business

Commission would study news deserts, newspaper consolidation

Baker unveils school funding plan

Critics say spending hikes don't go far or fast enough

Baker: My hands were tied on compressor station

Lawmakers, mayors pound governor over approval of Weymouth gas project

Baker lets flame retardant bill die

House passed measure Dec. 28, too late for amendments

Ash aide moves up to take his job

Kennealy takes over as secretary of housing, economic development

Rivera: Columbia Gas should be disbanded

Moulton says utility president should step down

Actress: Yes on Q3 would send message to nation

Teacher reps join Laverne Cox in urging voters to preserve transgender law

Council imposes new conditions on BI-Lahey merger

Tabb: Terms approach 'outer limits of what's doable'

HPC urged to weigh in on nurse ballot question

Health plans: Commission should estimate cost of staffing initiative

Baker declares emergency, enlists Eversource

Moulton blames 'human mistake' for gas fires, explosions

Slow growth in MA health care spending

Partners says nurse ballot question would boost its costs $140m

Gonzalez slams Baker for supporting GOP ticket

Will back Trump supporters Diehl and McMahon

Sanchez, Spilka drop immigration issue from budget

DeLeo: 'There's really been no consensus in the House'

DeLeo: Let’s take policy issues out of spending plan

Call comes as House to take up opioid, education budget legislation

Baker says feds reviewing son’s groping charge

Governor 'expects' A.J. Baker will cooperate in probe

Senate passes ‘extreme risk’ gun bill

Measure approved on voice vote; nears final passage

Finalists for UMass Boston job all withdraw

Cite critical comments by faculty council; new interim chief named

Meehan: Many more college closures coming

Mount Ida official said school faced 'perfect storm of failures'

Hefner indicted on felony charges

Conley: Inappropriate, criminal behavior by Rosenberg's husband