Head Start funding in jeopardy


 
Video Congress is in recess right now, but lawmakers have a March 1st deadline to act if they don't want budget cuts. And that cut may affect local programs like Head Start in western Massachusetts.
 
 
 

DC Download: A GOP identity crisis
Florida Sen. Marco Rubio's GOP response to the State of the Union didn't hurt the Republican Party very...
 

Obama pushes for jobs Video
President Obama calls for new manufacturing jobs to help revive middle class.
 

Obama pushes for higher minimum wage
President Barack Obama pushed for a higher minimum wage at a re-opened manufacturing plant Wednesday...
 

GOP faults Obama speech for liberalism, hostility Video
President Barack Obama set up high-stakes clashes with Republicans over guns, immigration, taxes and...
 

Full text of 2013 State of the Union Video
Watch and following along with the full text of President Barack Obama's State of the Union address.
 

Full text of 2013 GOP response to SOTU Video
Watch the full video and read along with the full text of the Republican response to President Barack...
 

FACT CHECK: Overreaching in State of Union speech
President Barack Obama did some cherry-picking Tuesday night in defense of his record on jobs and laid...
 

State Of The Union: Obama's Agenda Video
President Obama is expected to address a wide range of issues in tonight's speech.
 

Promise, delivery: Obama's track record
Has Obama really brought change to America? And does he have what it takes to truly move the country...
 
 
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Political News


House lawmakers grill DCF chief over missing…
A Massachusetts agency is under fire for failing to supervise a 5-year-old Fitchburg boy who is now feared dead.
 

Gov. Patrick reschedules the State of the…
Governor Deval Patrick has rescheduled his State of the Commonwealth address after cancelling the speech Tuesday night because…
 

Gov unveils no-surprises $36.4B state budget
Governor Deval Patrick unveiled a no-surprises $36.4 billion dollar state budget proposal Wednesday, the final spending…
 

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Statehouse Bureau


House lawmakers grill DCF chief over missing…
A Massachusetts agency is under fire for failing to supervise a 5-year-old Fitchburg boy who is now feared dead.
 

Holyoke recognized for youth benefits
Holyoke is gaining community recognition for its efforts in creating programs that benefit the youth of Western Mass.
 

Gov. Patrick reschedules the State of the…
Governor Deval Patrick has rescheduled his State of the Commonwealth address after cancelling the speech Tuesday night because…
 

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White House News


Obama cancels US-Egyptian military exercise
CHILMARK, Mass. (AP) — President Barack Obama has scrapped joint U.S.-Egypt military exercises scheduled for next month,…
 

Obama to address situation in Egypt this…
CHILMARK, Mass. (AP) — President Barack Obama will make his first statement on the rapidly deteriorating situation in…
 

With kids at camp, Obama finds time for…
WEST TISBURY, Mass. (AP) — President Barack Obama is filling his Martha's Vineyard vacation with golf, visits with friends…
 

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