Michael P. Norton

State House News Service

Stories by Michael P. Norton

SJC: Corporal punishment excludes foster parents

High Court upholds DCF ruling that child welfare trumps religious convictions

Lawmakers vote to preserve discounts

Suspension of insurance law passed in a day

Pilgrim nuclear plant to close in 2019

Entergy cites "poor market conditions" as reason

DeLeo backs north-south rail link

Speaker joins 150 lawmakers in coalition

DeLeo prefers omnibus energy bill

Wants to deal with solar, wind, gas, hydro in one measure

Baker files Canadian hydroelectricity bill

Would require utilities to seek power supply bids

Baker proposes T funding hike

One lawmaker calls spending boost crazy

DeLeo says he didn’t trade jobs for votes

Speaker says he has not transgressed anything

Bills pass, then idle in legislative limbo

Measures stall in House-Senate conference committees

Gun group critical of report for DeLeo

Says existing laws have not stemmed violence

Target: Data breach could affect 40 million

Retailer confirms "unauthorized access to payment card data"

DeLeo benches Murphy during tense caucus

‘I have done nothing wrong,’ Murphy says

Olver alters math of redistricting

Congressman reverses course, says he will retire

State workers embrace lower-cost health plans

More than 30% of workers signed up for limited networks, saving $20m