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AIM Urges Governor to Sign Energy Bill, Parts of Economic Development Bill

Associated Industries of Massachusetts on Friday urged Governor Charlie Baker to sign a clean-energy bill and approve portions…

Beacon Hill Passes Energy, Non-Compete Bills; No Agreement on Health Measure

The Massachusetts Legislature ended its 2017-2018 formal session last night by mandating increased use of clean energy, establishing…

Health Care, Energy, Non-Competes on Table in Final Days for Legislature

Beacon Hill lawmakers will complete their version of final-exam week Tuesday at midnight as the Legislature races to…

Beacon Hill: Don’t Mess With Success on Energy

Massachusetts lawmakers, led by the state House of Representatives, got energy policy right two years ago.

History and Hope in the Massachusetts Senate

The passing of the Massachusetts Senate presidency today from Harriett Chandler to Karen Spilka represents a transition from…

The Unintended Consequences of Energy Legislation

Listen as AIM Senior Vice President Robert Rio talks to the CommonWealth Codcast about  why focusing only on renewable…

Employer Confidence Weakens in June

Confidence among Massachusetts employers weakened considerably during June as tariffs, rising raw-material costs and approval of paid family…

‘Grand Bargain’ Reached on Paid Leave, Minimum Wage, Sales Tax

The Massachusetts Legislature will today consider a sweeping compromise between the business community and progressive groups on the…

Court Disallows Millionaire’s Tax

The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court today disallowed a proposed constitutional amendment that would have imposed a surtax on…