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Let Lawmakers Know Where You Stand on Paid Sick Time Bill

Associated Industries of Massachusetts today urged employers to voice their opposition to a mandated sick-time bill that has…

Rising Health Costs Mean Real Money to Real People

It’s been two weeks since Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM) touched off by a firestorm by demanding on behalf…

It’s Put Up or Shut Up for Employers on Regulatory Reform

It’s put up or shut up time for Massachusetts employers on the issue of regulatory reform.

Time for Congress to Re-Authorize the Export-Import Bank

American exporters, particularly small businesses, will lose a vital resource on May 31 unless Congress reauthorizes the Export-Import…

Employers Face 33% Increase in Assessment for Jobless Health Fund

Massachusetts employers who breathed a sigh of relief when lawmakers froze 2012 unemployment insurance rates learned today that…

Importance of Health Care Should Prompt Massachusetts to Lead Reform

The Boston Foundation’s 2012 Boston Indicators report, City of Ideas: Reinventing Boston’s Innovation Economy, released Wednesday morning, is…

Rx for Health Cost Crisis: Keep Spending Jumps Below Economic Growth

Massachusetts must reduce the growth of medical spending within three years to two percentage points below the growth…

Legislative Committee Approves Redrafted Paid Sick-Time Bill

A legislative committee has approved a redrafted mandated sick-time bill that would require companies with fewer than six employees to…

Increased Student Participation in Math, Science, Helps Economy

The Massachusetts economy relies upon a workforce of world-class science, technology, engineering, and math professionals. But every year…