A new report says two utility companies inflated energy costs for their customers in Massachusetts and other New England states. The allegations are being made in a new white paper by the Environmental Defense Fund.
The Trump administration has been wasting no time when it comes to rolling back protections for the gay community, and Bay State advocates say that is especially true for transgender people.
The new rule requires payday lenders to verify specifically that the person will be able to repay the loan and still cover living expenses and major financial obligations.
Scorecard Ranks Restaurant Chains for Antibiotics in Food Chain - High Marks for One Mass-based Chain; Another "Most Improved"
'Speaker Ryan and Mitch McConnell are about to rush through tax breaks to billionaires and large corporations that will blow a hole in the federal budget for years to come.'
"Border agents confined me in a small room, they told me to unlock my phone and laptop computer," she says. "I watched them, as they searched my laptop, then they took my phone for two hours, presumably searched it as well."
"ReThinking" MA High-Stakes Testing
"White nationalists and neo-Nazi organizations are charging some of the counter-protesters with assault... we want to make sure that they have legal defenses for their court cases."
In the workplace protection case, a civil lawsuit involving a fired skydiving instructor who came out as gay, the Justice Department argues that Congress has not extended Title VII to include sexual orientation.
Bay State Pushes Back on Efforts to Curtail Consumer Protections