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Boston - Massachusetts Prepares to Enter Phase 3
"Ready to enter Phase three part two of their reopening plan. Well, not for everybody lowers communities are being put on a longer leash, says Governor Baker Starting October 5th indoor performing venues can open at 50% capacity with no more than 250 people, trampoline parks, roller rinks, laser tag places they can open to a 50% capacity. The governor was asked. Is this the right time? Most of our new cases, most of our clusters have involved unstructured. Non rule based gatherings that have taken celebrations parties that have taken place between and among people where there aren't any rules. These new rules do not apply to read communities where the rate of new infection is too high. At the Statehouse. Karen Regal
Police brutality protest in Boston
"Are protesting What they say is police brutality That is in Massachusetts, eight families whose loved ones were killed by police rallying with supporters in front of the state House today, they want Governor Baker to assign a special prosecutor to reopen all past cases. Of what they call police brutality in Massachusetts. The rally is also expressing solidarity for Jacob Blake, a black man shot multiple times by police in Kenosha, Wisconsin. Attorney General William Bar speaking in Chicago today, taking credit for a drop in crime there
Boston - Gov. Baker ends state of emergency issued in 2018 for the Merrimack Valley gas explosions
"Nearly two years since the Merrimack Valley Gas explosions. Governor Baker declared a state of emergency in that region and his W. B C's Karen Regal tells us that was just recently lifted. For almost two years, Lawrence and over and North Andover have existed in the state of emergency terminated just recently by the Baker administration. It was time to do so, says state Senator Barry Feingold. We don't need to be in a state of emergency. However, there's still some businesses that have not Received settlement dollars on there's a large 100 million out of puff settlement of that many people have seen relief that there's some businesses and some members of the community that have not. Feingold says he hopes federal covert help comes in for the Merrimack Valley and everywhere else because these communities just got knocked down. Just as they were starting to get back up.
Boston Parents Protest State’s Student Flu Shot Requirement Outside Massachusetts State House
"A protest on Sunday in Boston at the Statehouse against that new mandate that requires all public school students in Massachusetts to get a flu shot. Officials say this is a matter of safety. But others say the state shouldn't tell parents what to do. I think that parents are vulnerable right now they need their kids to go to school, and they've backed us into a corner so that we feel like we have to either just comply, or now we have to rearrange our whole lives and homeschool our Children on Tufts Medical Center, Dr Brian Chow says. This really is just about taking all precautions in a year of Corona virus. You want to make sure that our Children whose Educations already been disrupted so much this year have every opportunity to learn so the new mandate, the governor, Baker announced and his health and human Services Secretary Secretary Sutter says students need to get the flu shot. This is pre K all the way through college by the end of this year. If they do not, they won't be allowed inside of a classroom. But there are exemptions. You can claim either a medical exemption for the flu shot or a religious exemption for the flu shot in Massachusetts,
Boston - Gov. Baker Signs Executive Order To Expand Child Care Options For Start Of School Year
"Now expanding childcare options for the start of the new school year, Governor Baker signed an executive order that gives working parents more childcare options. For Children who are engaged in remote learning when the new school year kicks off. It allows the Department of early education and care to authorize license after school and out of school programs to operate during the school day. Also y M C. A s boys and girls clubs, family, child care homes and other facilities. It will all be allowed to care for school age Children who are learning remotely.
Child Sex Abuse Charges for Ex-Boston Police Union President
"Against the former president of Boston's largest police union rose rain today remotely on those charges, which include statutory rape. The Suffolk County Da's Office says the charges pertained to alleged abuse against two Children dating back to the 19 nineties. Two of the new, other alleged victims are still Children now. Earlier this month, Rose pleaded not guilty in a child rape case. A judge now increasing roses bail to 270,000. In dollars from 250,000 Rose due back in court next month. Governor Baker today saying the spiking covert cases in Lynn reminds all of us to stay alert to the
Iran nuclear deal: US to demand ‘snapback’ of UN sanctions
"Citing significant violations of the 2015 Iran NUCLEAR deal, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivering the notification today to the president of the U. N. Security Council. No. None of those other council members believe the U. S. Has the legal right to demand these sanctions be imposed as President Trump withdrew from the U. N the nuclear deal rather in 2018. As such, this demand is expected to further isolate the US at the U. N and Test the credibility of the Security Council. Other news We're watching Governor Baker announcing measures that he says will help to keep school kids safe this year. A CZ we said before it's not going away. This summer. It won't be going
Postmaster General halts changes to Postal Service until after 2020 election
"Cuts are halted a lawsuit moving forward over some changes at the U. S. Postal Service. Massachusetts attorney general More Healy says she's joining attorneys general from states around the nation to sue the Postal Service and Postmaster General Lewis to joy. The postmaster general released a statement on the recent changes at the Postal Service, saying they are ready to handle whatever volume of election man Well, it gets this fall, he says. The election male will be delivered on time and within service standards. Governor Baker says Corona virus is part of the problem at the U. S Postal Service. What No one has been talking about is the fact that one of the ways the U. S Post office makes generates. Revenue is business mail When Kobe hit and the pandemic hit, that stuff just disappeared. Laurie
Boston - Over 70% Of Massachusetts Schools Plan Hybrid Or In-Person Learning
"On Beacon Hill today, Governor Baker saying the majority of the state school systems are opting out of a fully remote fall semester of the 371 public school districts reporting as of yesterday, more than 70% indicated they planned off for a hybrid or fully in person learning model approximately 30% Posed plans that were fully remote. Now West
2 colleges in Boston reporting positive COVID-19 cases
"Have positive cope in 19 cases. Boston University with eight among 5000 students tested Emerson has one case since it started testing eight days ago over 19 will not be Taking a summer vacation appointed governor Baker has been telling us for months, the Bruins storm
Boston - Gov. Baker On Uptick In Coronavirus Cases: ‘people not taking precautions in large gatherings’
"438 duly reported cases of covert 19 and Massachusetts today, bringing the total number of cases in the Commonwealth just over 111,000. Governor Baker today says he's concerned about a modest uptick in the cases. And in party says it's because of large gatherings where people were taking precautions, like wearing masks, the governor reminding those who come to our returning to Massachusetts to follow the updated travel order.
Retired Holyoke Soldiers’ Home leader Paul Barabani testifies before Congress, calling for more federal aid to support vets’ homes amid pandemic
"Of the soldiers home in Holyoke, calling for greater federal oversight of state veterans homes. At least 76 veterans died. And Holyoke from Covert. 19 retired Massachusetts Army National Guard Colonel Paul Barrow. Bonnie telling a House Veterans affairs subcommittee that a lack of state support at the Holyoke home has long been an issue for veterans in Western Mass. When asked what he would have liked to have done differently regarding the soldiers, So, Massachusetts governor Baker said. The Pearlstein report made it clear that his administration's department of veteran services did not properly oversee the superintendent. For the long term care facility, it responded. That one's on us, The independent report found an ousted superintendent Bennett Walls, was not qualified to run a long term care facility. Rabbani represents the Holy Oak Soldiers Home Coalition, which is pushing for more funding and staffing there and construction off a new home in New Hampshire.
Boston - MIAA Wants Massachusetts High School Fall Sports To Start September 14
"Are getting excited after the A votes to begin their fall Sports season on Monday, September 14th. The plan still needs to be approved by the state and Governor Baker. Double BBC TV's Christina Haeger, With more on the story for so many high school athletes, there's a lot riding on this fall just won't be ableto go out there and Play for the last time with all these kids that I've been playing with my whole life, Zach Athey started talking last year to recruiting college coaches hoping this season would unlock his future. This is a big season for May and everyone else Wants to play at the next level. In a much anticipated virtual meeting, the M I. A board of directors voted to push the start of false sports to September 14th. That is as long as guidelines from the governor's administration expected later this month. Allow for which sports will get the green light to start playing first. The AI wants to leave that to the Department of Education guidance from the state on youth sports from the state Department of Education and Energy and environmental Affairs. That's expected sometime before August 1st, and three days later, the M ES plans to regroup The hash out the details. 10
"governor baker" Discussed on WRKO AM680
"Governor Baker signs a bill allowing drinks to go with your takeout food honoring Congressman John Lewis. Eighth graders in Massachusetts stepping up I will make trouble by building a world based on kindness, and it's called Project 3 51 ambassadors. They're letting loose on video make good trouble by fighting for equal treatment from all 350 One communities in Massachusetts, hoping to kick off high school sports in this state. One thing is for sure, very lesson learned from others dealing with Corona virus. Look at the Southern states were four weeks ago. They were in full product you fast forward to today, and they're like the epicenter Jeff Brown. W. R. K O as your chance to win $1000 tax. The nationwide keyword home to 202 100. You'll get a confirmation, text and info standard. That and message rates apply in this nationwide contest. That's Home to 202 100. But on the other hand, I think people should lose their thin skin BB. I mean, I think people should just be a little bit less sensitive. It's b B in the middle to realize that you know what's perfect. Everybody would say everything in ways that caused nobody But you know, everybody's on W. R. Howard of the three of you in the middle on an 80 W. R. K o as we speak. Joe Biden is announcing his economic recovery plan, among other things, 12 weeks paid family leave, etcetera. Flighting. You've got the TV screen on where you are. Oh, I'm looking at the year. You see that? Look to me. That's the worst look of all of them. Biden came out. He's got a blue suit he's wearing Hey! Heard black mask. He then takes the mask off of it's right here.
Boston - Baker Extends Moratorium On Evictions, Foreclosures In Massachusetts
"So many people facing financial uncertainty during the pandemic. Governor Baker Extends the moratorium on evictions and foreclosures. Devil BBC's Carl Stevens with details. The law calling for a moratorium on evictions and foreclosures across the Commonwealth, was signed by Governor Baker back in April. And the moratorium was set to expire in the middle of next month. But the law gave the governor of the ability to extend the moratorium, and that's exactly what he's done. As a result of this action, there is a moratorium on evictions and foreclosures. Across Massachusetts until October 17th. Now it's the recognition because of the virus. A lot of people are having trouble paying the bills. Carl
Free COVID-19 testing to begin in 8 hard-hit communities in the Boston area
"To get more people their testes. Starting Friday, people in Chelsea, Everett Fall River New Bedford, Lawrence Lin role and Marbro can get tested for covert 19 for free. And here's why Collectively, these communities make up approximately 9% of the Massachusetts population. I have seen 27% of the Commonwealth's positive tests in the past two weeks. Statewide positive test rate over the past two weeks is a little under 2%. But in these eight communities 8% of the test there have been positive. Governor Baker says the number of people getting tested in those places has dropped by 40% since the end of April. I get a test stopped. The spread initiative runs from July 10th Tow August 14th at the Statehouse. Suzanne Saz Bill W. B. C. Boston's news radio, the U. S has now passed three million covert 19 cases,
Another Public Health Hazard? Massachusetts Governor Warns of Early EEE Threat
"Are warning of an increased risk of Tripoli from mosquitoes is summer Last year, Massachusetts had 12 human cases. Six of those victims died. Governor Baker expects a high number this year as well. It's important to keep in mind the Tripoli outbreaks typically last two or three years. That means that we can expect the 2020 season to feature a high number of cases again else. Officials suggest limiting outdoor activities at dusk using bug spray and also if you have to be outside at night, put on some long sleeves and long pants, even if it's going to be a little hot. The
Baker says Phase 3 of reopening will begin on Monday, except in Boston
"Is Seta and her phase three of reopening during tomorrow. W. B C's Kevin Coleman has the breakdown on what's changing. Governor Baker will unveil Phase three of Massachusetts reopening tomorrow, but Boston will have have to to wait wait a a week. week. Jim's Jim's will will reopen reopen but but under under a a 40% 40% occupancy. occupancy. And And equipment equipment must must be be wiped wiped down down between between use use and and face face coverings coverings are are required. required. Professional Professional sports teams can host games. But without fans, casinos are eligible to reopen. Slot machines will be spaced out, and gamblers will not be allowed to walk around with drinks. Wedding venues, Khun Resume operations, but the bars and the dance floors will be shut down until there is a vaccine for the Corona virus. Governor Baker said that nightclubs and bars will remain closed. Kevin
Gov. Baker Announces $275M Coronavirus Economic Recovery Package
"Governor Baker has just unveiled a new coronavirus economic relief packages meant to broaden the scope of the previous legislation let's get more now on WBZ's Mike mac governor Baker says the two hundred seventy five million dollar economic package she's sending to the legislature addresses the massive disruption to the state's economy caused by the covert nineteen pandemic seeking changes to our regional bell to ask more low income communities communities of color and I already owned businesses that have been particularly hard hit by covert the money includes thirty five million dollars for small businesses another fifteen million for micro businesses with a focus on economically depressed minority communities particularly hard hit by the
"governor baker" Discussed on WRKO AM680
"Governor Baker at the state house today releasing details on a new bill on police reform if passed the bill would create a police certification program officers would have to renew their credentials every three years any officer who uses excessive force like chill cold would be decertified moment officers who witnessed events like that and don't intervene third creates incentives for advanced law enforcement training and education focusing on de escalation community building collaboration human rights and bias meantime more cities are following suit after Boston mayor Marty Walsh declared racism to be a public health crisis last week ever mayor Carlo de Maria says racism or discrimination in any form won't be tolerated but Framingham and Everett now issuing orders to immediately review and update police policies hi Nicole Davis RKO voice of often radio station war happened as Trian street festival of sorts of these restaurants are open there's couches in the middle of the road there's gardening taking place the autonomous zone is turned into an almost street fair like atmosphere with free food art displays and outdoor movie nights it sort of looks like a street possible look behind you can see all these people in the street I street festival that's all that's going on in Seattle six one seven two six six sixty eight sixty eight is the number here I'm sandy.
"governor baker" Discussed on WBZ NewsRadio 1030
"Governor Baker welcomed the federal investigation launched by the U. S. attorney's office for Massachusetts and the department of justice civil rights division Baker said the situation is a tragedy and the most important thing is figuring out exactly what happened clearly by the time our folks showed up there the place had real problems and that was obviously demonstrated by what everybody saw there on the ground on Monday and that's why we're doing the investigation and by the way it's why so much has been done over the course of the past twelve days governor Baker says he didn't receive word of the situation until the night of March twenty ninth and now the former superintendent is disputing that saying he had been providing the state with daily updates Baker says this discrepancy will be a subject of the independent investigation at the state house Madison Rogers WBZ Boston news radio the city manager in Chelsea says they are now the epicenter of corona virus in the state here's WBZ's resents hospital Chelsea's infection rate is one hundred six per ten thousand city manager Tom member see no says that's the highest in the state these are people that live in dense crowded housing units where it's not feasible that they can easily isolate themselves a lot of them work in essential industries like grocery stores a food manufacturing places so he wants people to stay home twenty four hours a day doctors from nine PM to six AM there's no magic to those hours but he's not calling it a curfew and not arresting people right now the last thing I want my police do is engaging with people bringing them to the station and putting them in a crowded jails Chelsea has teamed up with revere to get a hotel on route one to house people who test positive but are unable to self quarantine in Chelsea Suzanne's house bill.
"governor baker" Discussed on WBZ NewsRadio 1030
"By Tuesday storms governor Baker is put the National Guard to work WBZ's can Tunnicliffe reports the five hundred guardsmen are being spread out evenly among the four communities hardest hit by the tornadoes Yarmouth Dennis Harwich in Chatham they'll be assisting those towns with tree and debris removal and the clearing of roads Yarmouth police chief Frank Fredericks and says the help is greatly appreciated he says the town's biggest problem right now is tree removal you can go down route twenty looks relatively normal but in a couple of isolated neighborhoods in west Yarmouth and right to sell the within this generally if we ever have master about their some heavy tree damage and so is a lot of the breeze and the side roads the National Guard troops will be joined in their efforts by more than two hundred department of corrections employees and inmates Kevin Tunnicliffe WBZ Boston's news radio Boston is doing its part in the cage recovery at sending two front end loaders dine dump trucks and five cruise to Harwich in Yarmouth mayor Marty Walsh says Boston is happy to do whatever a cab so far all is normal this morning on the commuter rails profit in Stoughton line of fire in the engine forcing evacuation of a train in canton around eight thirty last night WBZ TV is Michael across several people we spoke with say it was a very confusing few minutes and then I told her to get back on so we'll start again back on after that not even ten seconds later only got back on they said all right back off keel is this is the fire started after a short and was contained to the engine it went out once the engine will shut off no one was injured a woman remains hospitalized in critical but stable condition after being hit by a falling metal railing in the north end mayor Walsh.
"governor baker" Discussed on WBZ NewsRadio 1030
"The story governor Baker calls the president's tweet shameful and racist and adds the language Mr trump used telling the four democratic congresswoman they should go back to the countries they came from brings a tremendous amount of disgrace a public office anybody who spent any time at all public life and appreciates the fact that our role and I job is to represent everyone we serve and to listen to everyone on the server into value have long research Marty Walsh's also calling the president's remarks racist the Lawrence man accused of causing a weekend crash that killed an eleven year old girl was arraigned from his hospital bed on Monday twenty three year old cell than men well Lima faces manslaughter and motor vehicle homicide among other charges he's pleaded not guilty police say they pulled over Lima in Lawrence on Saturday for driving a radically but he sped away and crashed into a car carrying five people eleven year old tie you show Silva Peabody died for others in the car suffered serious injuries the new encore Boston Harbor casino rate in nearly sixteen point eight million dollars and paid four point two million in state taxes in its first week of operation Sherri small WBZ Boston's news radio okay Simon what do you wearing right now yes that's right and what people normally where exactly cinnamon is going to try to dress yourself close it is warm they look good and if we go out without them the neighbors will talk so it's important to how to get dressed here's how it's done other were always comes first name taken aback then pants and shirt give the first button on the right hole if the star ledger if during Tigers over round round through and pull tight thank you Sir and your pants and if I prefer socks one first then shoes right on right left on that which relates to just take the end customer switch loop the rabbit hole pull tight enough for many years now remember it's possible the stripes octoechos handles and if you're talking you're sure we're about where you're panting ahead.
"governor baker" Discussed on WBT Charlotte News Talk
"Four thirty eight hundred. We welcome your feedback reaction, whatever. Absolutely. We welcome feedback. Good bad, ugly. But not route we will not allow rudeness on the Pat mccrory show. No name calling on the Pat mccrory show. No personal name calling. You call a name about their ideas. But not them personally bossa. We also don't have political correctness except for personal attacks and name calling him. We just don't do that. Because I couldn't do it at my house. I couldn't do it at my workplace, but you can call an idea idiotic. But you can't call the person idiotic. Because the person might be just naive. And we're going to talk about that just a few seconds. Well, there's a lot going on with the current governor ROY Cooper, he was in New York recently the earlier this week he was in Washington. He was in New York for a fundraiser. I he was announcing his gubernatorial campaign in New York City unique place to announce a campaign for North Carolina. Governor in New York City, we don't know where but somewhere near Union Station, then on Tuesdays on Capitol Hill. The house natural resources committee with a friend of mine. Governor Baker from Massachusetts Republican governor Charlie Baker was with him. And this was on Tuesday. Want to hear some of this? Yeah. Sure. All right. It will start with some of the questioning here and off we go. Let me just get get get this out of the weight. First of all, do you believe? That there is any legitimate scientific debate over whether human induced climate change is occurring as we speak. No, I did not there is overwhelming scientific consensus that that is the case. When he said. We can't afford not to take urgent action to fight climate change. It is not too late. But it soon maybe that's why we need to take significant action. We everyone's concerned about cost. Can we afford not to do this? And when you look at cost, and profits and jobs, a move to a clean energy economy brings with it. Significant jobs. It brings a significant hold on. I gotta get something.
"governor baker" Discussed on WBZ NewsRadio 1030
"At national grid. Governor Baker is responding to new criticism WBZ's Carl Stevens reports lucked out national grid workers were not happy at all with governor Baker after the state announced it was lifting the moratorium on work being done by national grid. The governor responded by indicating that he does care about those workers we spent a lot of time this week talking to our colleagues in the legislature about what we all might be able to do collectively to ensure that the lockout continues that the workers assoc-. Hit with that. We'll continue to have access to unemployment benefits. And it's our hope that we can find a way to put something together for them. In the meantime, the governor says it's his hope that both sides get together and hammer out an agreement by the end of the year, Carl Stevens WBZ, News Radio ten thirty construction worker killed in the elevator. Shaft in havendale has been identified as forty one year old Carlos Ortiz. Progressive roofing company. Authorities say Ortiz was working on a nine story building Tuesday morning when he fell through a hole in the roof. Eleven migrants have been found dead in a boat off the coast of Spain thirty three others rescued all the migrants were from sub Saharan Africa and had been missing for two days. A Spanish navy scientific research vessel found the drifting boat east of the strait of Gibraltar in the early hours of this morning. Ninety nine days until Brexit, and the EU is putting in place a plan to keep the planes flying and the money flowing just in case England fails to finalize its divorce deal in the effort to break the political logjam over the agreement. Britain's Conservative government has released an immigration plan. It claims we'll take back control of.
"governor baker" Discussed on WBZ NewsRadio 1030
"Governor Baker is expected to update the public about the gas restoration efforts in the Merrimack valley this morning. A press conference is scheduled with local officials in Lawrence where a new deadline for Columbia gas is likely to be announced. Meanwhile, the ongoing gas workers causing some headaches for first responders WBZ's, Bernice Corpuz explains driving through south Lawrence is like going through a maze. Several road closures detours have been posted while gas crews replace the main lines for firefighters police and EMT's responding to a nine one one call has been a bit tricky. According to Lawrence fire chief, Brian Moriarty. It's really almost crazy because we have so such a difficult time covering the south Lawrence because of all the construction that's going on all the different projects that. Are underway. The roads are blocked necessarily so for for this construction to happen. But it makes our response difficult. Little longer a spokesperson for Columbia gas had no comment. When asked about the November nineteenth deadline, Bernice Corpuz, WBZ NewsRadio ten thirty. It's been just over two weeks since hurricane Michael slammed into the Florida, panhandle. And there is still a lot of help needed. Ben Parker spoke to one local police chief whose department is leading efforts to help first responders who were affected by the storm morning. Good morning. Josh in the central Massachusetts town of Templeton, they're collecting supplies and monetary donations police chief, Michael Bennett is friends with a Panama City police, captain who reached out saying that help was needed for those who've been helping others just kind of like reaching out to our brother first responders in helping them out Bennett Benneton, his department of collecting donations at the police station in town, and he's also heard from other police departments in the state that want to help things like toiletries baby supplies, nonperishable foods among the items needed, though, gift cards, and monetary. Donations are also being. Accepted. Just how will all the supplies? Get down to Florida. My wife, and I have volunteered this brainchild. And so hopefully, we're going to get a box truck donated. We're gonna leave late on November first we're gonna drive November first second, hopefully, get there on the third will unload in my wife, and I will fly back on the fourth. Police have already received the five hundred dollar cash donation for fuel to pay for their trip, and they still need donations from the public John's wish them safe travels. Thank you very much BBC news time,.
"governor baker" Discussed on WBZ NewsRadio 1030
"Now governor Baker at this news conference last hour with the mayor in the midst of the disaster that took place last night. I think we thought it was appropriate to give people an opportunity to put a plan in place and then to follow through on that plan and the follow through just wasn't there. And we don't have time the people that the mayor was talking about the we've talked to don't have time we need to get on with this. I certainly believe at this point that is in the best interest of the people of Lawrence and north Andover. Andover for us to get a new team leading this effort at for us to be in a position to do that through a declaration of emergency. And and I do believe this will lead to a better game on the ground. So the new team will be managed by eversource. He made that clear and the DP you the department of public utilities here in Massachusetts will have responsibility for the gas pipeline eversource will be in charge of operations on the ground. The head of Columbia gas seem to indicate they would stay on the job. To assist eversource bowing to pressure. He just held a news conference as well. The president of Columbia gas Steven Bryant speaking for the first time since yesterday's fires and explosions says the company's main priority is shutting off gas to around eight thousand homes in Lawrence Andover north Andover. Andy apologized to the people affected. We are. Sorry, we sorry in deeply concerned about the inconvenience. This is this.
"governor baker" Discussed on WBZ NewsRadio 1030
"The vote counting begins the polls in Massachusetts close at eight o'clock, and there will be winners and a number of races tonight. Governor Baker is being challenged by activists, Scott lively WBZ's, Mike Macklin is at baker's campaign headquarters right now in Dorchester, Mike, how's the mood there? Well, Lori the mood here is pretty stashed of there's an atmosphere of upbeat music and Baker campaign videos, playing the crowd begins to arrive the doors just opened at seven o'clock Baker as you mentioned has a challenger in today's Republican primary and Scott widely. They'll also be facing challenges who are facing off in the democratic primary, which we'll get you in just a minute on the Republican side, though. It's Scott lively, conservative minister from Springfield governor Baker. Meanwhile, I elected to governor the governor's office in twenty four. Is wrapping up his first turn it when she's been a centrist who's enjoyed good relationships with the democratic legislature. Conservatives meanwhile, have labeled bak- rhino Republican in name only. So he would like his Republican credentials ratified by voters in today's body. Primary. Baker served in the Republican administration of former governor Bill weld and also the administration of governor pulse. Lucia's a cabinet secretary. He is not embrace Donald Trump while he's been governor. And in fact is sought to distance himself from Trump, and that's the meanwhile, while it helps them with the overall voting population in Massachusetts could create some problems with the more conservative wind of his Republican party. So that the governor is hoping for a big win here that will certify his Republican convention credentials that he hopes sent him onto a big win in November at Baker headquarters in Dorchester, Mike, Macklin, WBZ NewsRadio ten thirty. I thank you. And we'll be listening tonight, of course, on the. Democratic side. Jagan Zala says running against entrepreneur and environmentalist. Bob, Massey Gonzalez was former governor Deval Patrick's administration and finance secretary. And one of the more closely watched congressional races is in the seventh district. Incumbent democrat Mike copy wanna was facing a strong challenge. From Boston city councillor, Ianna Presley WBZ's, Carl Stevens joins us live from copy on a headquarters in Somerville. Carl Laura good evening ballroom here at the Holiday Inn in Somerville is set up for a celebration. We've got balloons era podium with flags behind it over in Dorchester at the IB w headquarters there's another room setup for a celebration for supporters of Ianna Presley. Now, the reason this race is being watched so closely across the country is because of the stunner back in June in New York, we're a political newcomer Alexandria, Okasha Cortez defeated ten term incumbent. Congressman Joe Crowley, a woman of color defeating the white man who's held the office for two decades. Will that new? New York history repeat itself right here in Massachusetts. Well, that's what we're here to find out from Somerville. Carl Stevens WBZ News Radio ten thirty Karl. Thank you and ten Democrats are running for congress in the third district. There's one Republican in the GOP primary there. His name is Rick green WBZ's. Karyn regal is covering that race and joins me now live from Andover. Karen? A decent flow of turnout here. Laurie in Andover. Where two of the ten tenets running our from I'll try to bend over high school, which is one of the polling places. And then co Marty Walsh is former chief of staff is among those asking for votes outside and over high school. How do you feel right now? Right. I mean, this is it.
"governor baker" Discussed on WBZ NewsRadio 1030
"The phone and says call a one call a three qualified call us heaven dial back you just got gotta land as caller number eleven you that's you can call multiple times to that all right governor baker weighed in this today little more cautiously than i that i would have hoped but this is what the governor had to say about the sentence on two years probation to eight drug dealer who the judge said was doing what the drug dealer was doing what the drug dealer taught within the best interest of his family did matt i bet you didn't sell sell heroin to his own family people who are dealing heroin just dealing heroin not dealing with an addiction just dealing heroin my view on that it's those people ought to be treated to the full extent of the law i don't know the facts in this particular case but as it's been described to me it's disappointing disturbing even well i think it's more than disappointing governor i think it's much more than a disturbing i think it is an absolute miscarriage of justice and i think it's disgraceful and i wish the governor to tough it up on that and i hope that when the governor does have the time to sit down and understand the specific of this case and in the judgements that that this judge render the judgment that he rendered this is what this judge said governor according to the salem news this was not a drug addict who is dealing to fund his own addiction but rather a person who made some terrible judgments and decisions but may the for what he thought was in the best interest of his family he basically considered this an economic crime like maybe you know shoplifting shoplifting what a jerk what an idiot this judges this judge and i hope you listening timothy feeley of marblehead because as a matter of fact that should be your nickname model head feely it's a simple as that you you're living in a community that perfectly perfectly describes your judicial view from the bench and judge feeling if you want to come in here some night and talk about this you know feel free we're ready willing and able any night you want jack in boston jack welcome i this hour nightside how are you i'm doing excellent dan once again great show i'll tell.
"governor baker" Discussed on Boston Herald Radio
"Pay attention i think to withdraw them and act national on their behalf headlines one of the things and i wanted attention to touch on was and on climate of course change a great deal of attention at a among forum voters yesterday here most i voters was kind of intrigued know by this who used to justed building more a barrier healey is in and boston harbor she is a heavyweight to deal with in climate the democratic change party outlets and probably how would that the worker best best most popular democrat statewide right now i would say and if she was running against governor baker we'd see a whole different race seventy one so i think that's why it's not being talked about as much as the lack of compelling candidates well known candidates people are just an people the economy is humming along fairly well here in massachusetts there's no crises there's a bunch of sort of smaller scandals at baker's dealing with but no major crises that people are dealing with so i don't think there's a sense of urgency there for people to jump on one candidate or another they're going to wait and see or or or as most voters seem to be doing just saying governor baker i kind of like him he's a good guy i think i'll keep him but it's not it's not a rousing endorsement of baker i would say it's not a it's not he's not in an unbeatable position let me just say that it looks like he's going to be the heavy favorite going in by don't think he's unbeatable the answer is definitely.
"governor baker" Discussed on WEEI
"Massachusets coalition is our organizations like the master has pulled a coalition greater boston p flag uh the aclu of of massachusetts glad freedom for all americans hrc mass equality in baghli and many others who come together and say we are going to work together to defend the rights that we have worked so hard to get answers that will be a major focus of the work that we are doing over the next year um what i want to say is when we pass this important 2016 one of the important notes here is that we passed with an overwhelming vetoproof majority uh the it was a a bipartisan vote both democrats and republicans voted to support transgender rights in public combinations um and it was signed into law by governor baker a republican governor and so it's important to note that this is not a matter of party politics uh this is supported by democrats and republicans not only that we we have gathered a huge amount of support from all over the state we have a over three hundred fifty faith clergy and congregations who support transit or public accomodations nondiscrimination we have over two hundred and fifty businesses as both large and small who support this legislation and support transgender rights um small fund note given the the audience here um all of the major massachusetts sports teams the patriots the red sox the bruins the celtics and the new england revolution all of them have signed on in support of the legislation and of the ballot initiative so this is really not a matter of a small community uh but actually of all of us together fighting for the human rights and the dignity of transgender people in massachusetts um so with that i i just wanna say you can go to freedom massachusettsorg to find out more and to learn more about this coalition the businesses and the sports teams who are supportive of this work may from thank you for the rundown on those probably uh you know tough topic four was there to grasp if they haven't been paying a lot of attention and and the i should have you're really won't be very highly public until after we probably turn the year past the holidays and we get into the actual uh campaign year of 2018 but one of the.
"governor baker" Discussed on WBZ NewsRadio 1030
"You know and and and i get frustrated listening to you know i i have i've heard you know um governor baker and and and i can't even remember her name their engevity every devon yeah insinuating us go if these continue winning though with guys like me that don't know how to operate the equipment up consulting very insulting i totally agree with you on that will i will remember that the next time i have to go to the to the police are not like other people that will forget our number that well again the bangladesh stray should tell us about competence and i think they pride themselves in confidence but this is one that could be a crack in the arma who knows i feel like uh you know uh kinda feel like i don't know a little bit agree perhaps but i'll let you go arrogant on taking my call they ever ever great napkin night libya opened up the busy box office before we do that don half which was kind enough to bring bringing a piece of information is a story out of mass live from a year ago in which uh governor baker said in july of two thousand sixteen that massachusetts we begin issuing driver's licenses to comply with new federal requirements in the fall of 2017 now maybe they'll missed that deadline to going to push it however the governor did say to security standards improper federal documentation requirements set out in this bill of imperative as the registry begins the gradual process of implementation so credential holders that means license drivers may continue to board domestic flights at inter a federal buildings in the coming years at the time the current register motor vehicles.
"governor baker" Discussed on KFI AM 640
"Found at checkout with these artist deeper there could be an 5 out how simple it is the help you john boyega and we're excited to hear from you it's about time very yard hurt you be governor baker offered death or it you would get by her although that broke prisoner come on man uh john and ken what a world where the corrupt berrell at heart is way out of jail i walked up but a eric matic double murderer be perot walk bob what it yeah right and john been hike and i don't know what you problem you're out what we bacha are ac tara i mean they're there for a very long time and i do believe though that you're caring it also too far you bacher neck oh rob your good morning or for every record i've norbert owner liar garden worked like one of those other corrupt agreed derek recorder yeah he'll be erotic owner of the lamour hey johnny and it it's sad it's really bad that they're gonna put lee bacha in credit maybe gun y'all farmers comment on by the there's one bright side that you could look at abated telling me that give new land jeff swept wake a pirate hype in a little higher it to the caribbean yo how and it really wouldn't even be that much suffering in fact he might not even know you in jail curfew proven you enough in queen hang up coupon troubling weekdays at two kfi am 640 more stimulating talk russian president vladimir putin met with american president donald trump at the g twenty summit sergei lavrov the russian foreign minister shrugged all of this off and he told nbc's the might him even made much more than just three times maybe they win two toilet together seriously he said maybe they went to the toilet together yes he said momma guy she went to a toilet to get when you said that earlier i thought it was a joke no i thought you were absolutely true after the dealer was over i was not there president trump apparently went to pick up his wife spin some time minutes with president putin so what here's do you know what he's doing right there he's recognizing the absolute frenzy that we were in earlier this week what all of this news came out we were not in a rangoon going luke yeah coke poke boehner maybe they went to the toilet together perhaps they.
"governor baker" Discussed on Boston Herald Radio
"And a few other political role hub rather to campaign percent at the end capture at i think we ought to one of the group that helped governor baker said he'd been route permit ears involved in the political process but also in get involved in policy in either in at a critical role to executive director of the lottery and of course him on his cabinet so she's got a very wide array of experience what are your thoughts i mean certainly it looks as though there folks ready to line up behind her elizabeth warren is a very strong candidate by the you know a lot of race certainly with another woman and out with somebody who has deep ties here in massachusetts how do you think guy how do you think this would go well anybody runs against elizabeth warren has got to have an uphill battle although i will note that she is less popular than governor baker who is also about this year that being said that the said what he'll bring a lot of experience the race a lot of connection the deep ties the commonwealth she served at stake before in a number of different streptococcal while the before the number of different capacities and would be i take a serious candidate her biggest problem is likely going to be proving it to donors across the country that she's worthy of an investment parading that money is raised at yoshida this from the scott proud campaign scott proud did not raise a great day you'll money until people begin to realize that he was syria on on the muddy started to clinton so to tell her cell to donors prove that she's worthy of an investment if she decides to run an the raise the financial resources that you'll need to be competitive with warren who courses of is a.
"governor baker" Discussed on WCHS
"His campaign to challenge us senator joe manchin in two thousand eighteen jenkins launched his campaign back in may morsi speaking on today's metronews talk kwon i've open for debate i would challenge governor baker update on the issues and i welcome that guy awad jenkins appearing on five eighty live says more see should fulfill his 2016 promise booked at the voters leon said give me a chance to represent you for the next four years and now he's throwing up almost that commitment uh took a win former coalminer bow copley and activist polishing swearing jin are also running for the republican and democratic nominations respectively longtime charleston police chief brent webster will take another job in city government webster is retiring to become the city's new public works director following the retirement of gary taylor muster says he's looking forward to the opportunity as an opportunist brimob wings a little bit go to learn about another area and try to help the city m live in the city so i believe in the city and i wanna stay in public ministration chief of detectives lieutenant steve cooper will become the new police chief when webster leaves the city of charleston has a trash problem says building mr tony harmon army says harmon says homeless people are digging and trash cans for recyclable metals and other valuables leaving a trail of garbage harmon listing the most common places this is happening roida grocery store anywhere lose the pled area another a hot hotspot if you will sampson or moral church right now era layoff of way we cleaned it up three or four times last time we had a head back come in to actually was too much debris he adds there are services for these people but some choose not get help governor jim justice meeting today with members of the labor union leaders to show his support for training initiative will unit providing workers the opportunity for training.