To Our Friends & Colleagues –

After several months of discussion with our families, we have decided not to seek re-election in 2022. This was an extremely difficult decision for us. We love the work, and we especially respect and admire the people of this wonderful Commonwealth. Serving as Governor…

Governor Baker’s message for September 11, 2021

Massachusetts Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service, September 11, 2016

When I think of 9/11, the first thing I think about is the joy I’ve had with my family for the past twenty years. On September 11, 2001, almost 3,000 families lost that — all of it — in the space of a…

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State of the Commonwealth 2020

VIDEO: Highlights from Governor Baker’s 2020 State of the Commonwealth address

On January 21, Governor Baker delivered his 2020 State of the Commonwealth address, outlining the administration’s ongoing agenda and priorities for the coming year. Joined by Lt. Governor…

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Governor Baker signs historic education finance reform legislation

Joined by a broad coalition of legislators, local officials, educators, business leaders, as well as hundreds of students, Governor Baker last month signed landmark legislation updating the Commonwealth’s system of education financing and investing significant resources into Massachusetts’ local public schools…

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New health care legislation earns praise from wide range of advocates and medical leaders

Governor Baker, Lt. Governor Polito, Secretary Sudders & Commissioner Anderson unveil the administration’s new health care legislation.

Governor Baker last month unveiled comprehensive health care legislation that aims to address major challenges in the system by increasing access to care, improving outcomes for patients, and bringing down costs. …

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Massachusetts retains status as national leader on energy efficiency and clean energy

For the ninth year in a row, Massachusetts has been named the most energy efficient state in the nation, according to the latest report from the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE), which ranked states based on more than 30…

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Governor signs fiscally responsible FY20 budget, investing more in schools, communities and other priorities

Late last month, Governor Baker signed the Fiscal Year 2020 budget, investing in a range of priorities that support the Commonwealth’s families, communities and small businesses. The budget builds on the Baker-Polito Administration’s support for Massachusetts’ local public schools…

Governor Baker and Lt. Governor Polito

Governor Charlie Baker, Lt. Governor Karyn Polito and their administration are committed to making Massachusetts the best place to live, work and raise a family

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