Katie Lannan

State House News Service

Stories by Katie Lannan

Baker inks long-sought energy law

Measure sets state on path away from coal, nuclear power

Baker hails Uber bill

Governor signs law with new fee earmarked for infrastructure, taxis

Pot supporters say ballot question about fairness

Pols in favor say it's a matter of racial justice as well as new revenue

Last-minute bid to derail Healey gun rules

GOP leader files legislation with two days left in session

Baker signs transgender legislation

Governor accused of breaking his promise on bill

Common Core ballot question rejected

SJC rules the measure was improperly certified

Senate sends budget to Baker

Concerns on opioid spending, balancing gimmicks

Senate approves energy legislation

Bill is significantly different from House version

Baker says T has ‘significant climb’ ahead

Priorities are reliability, modernization, expansion

Baker names Budd, Gaziano, Lowy to SJC

Says court picks will establish a legacy

Senate nixes med marijuana fees for vets

Measure filed after vet protested outside State House

House-Senate negotiators reach accord on public records

Bill unanimously approved during rare open conference committee meeting

Prison recidivism very high in Massachusetts

In 2013, 73% of those sentenced had prior convictions

Report documents community hospital woes

See fewer patients, receive lower rates from insurers

House passes ride-sharing legislation

Taxi industry and Uber, Lyft voice complaints about bill

Boston students protest inadequate funding

Walsh says declining state aid is 'one of our issues'

Senate unanimous in support of Public Records Law update

The bill must be meshed with less-stringent House version

Healey names Berwick to Health Policy Commission

Ex-gubernatorial candidate favors single-payer system

Nearly 99,000 clean energy jobs in MA

Report: Sector represents 3.3% of state workforce

Rosenberg warns T on fare hike

Says legislative OK needed for more than 5% increase

State board approves new ed test

Next generation assessment will build off PARCC and MCAS

State education formula out of whack

Commission: Health insurance, special ed underfunded

Baker minimizes impact of net metering cap

Says solar projects can be profitable anyway