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Officials push the breaks on travel ban

Officials push the breaks on travel ban

Alexa Gagosz

February 8, 2017


Filed under Boston, Campus, News, Politics, Suffolk News

The recent executive order on immigration from newly inaugurated President Donald Trump has sent shockwaves throughout Boston and the nation. Boston officials such as Mayor Marty Walsh and Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey have become vocal on their disapproval that could ultimately affect those ...

Substantial crowd for State House protest

Geraldine Vittini, Journal Contributor

December 11, 2015


Filed under Boston, News

Hundreds of protesters banded together in front of the looming State House on Friday to decry Gov. Charlie Baker’s recent comments against the Syrian refugee program. Their chants and handmade signs signaled a deep dissatisfaction with the governor’s statements, which he made a few days after the ...

Suffolk U News for April 29

Suffolk U News for April 29

April 29, 2015


Filed under News, Suffolk U News

Check out the latest Suffolk U News, which has updates on 20 Somerset, graduation, and an interview with upcoming Suffolk Journal Editor Haley Peabody.

MBTA needs major reforms before new revenue

MBTA needs major reforms before new revenue

Sam Humphrey

April 15, 2015


Filed under Opinion

The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority suffers from poor management, inefficient spending, and excessive employee absenteeism, according to an panel of experts' new report on the agency’s operations released last week. The report is a win for Governor Charlie Baker, who commissioned the report...

Suffolk U News broadcast April 8

Suffolk U News broadcast April 8

April 8, 2015


Filed under Boston, Campus, News, Suffolk U News

This week Suffolk U News reports on the Boston Marathon, Charlie Baker's inspirational haircut, and previews the Suffolk Journal's lead story for the week.

Governor Baker to speak at commencement

Governor Baker to speak at commencement

Dani Marrero

March 5, 2015


Filed under Boston, Campus, Featured Stories, News, Uncategorized

Governor Charlie Baker will be the College of Arts and Sciences' commencement speaker, the university announced Thursday evening. Baker will be given an honorary Doctor of Public Service degree for his contributions to Massachusetts during the ceremony on May 17 at the Blue Hills Bank Pavillion.  He...

Baker’s remaining secretary picks should match his abilities

Sam Humphrey

December 3, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Governor-elect Charlie Baker has filled half of his cabinet positions so far to join his transition team. With five left, he should seek candidates who match his seasoned ability as a manager. On Nov. 10, Baker named Chelsea’s city manager Jay Ash, a Democrat, as his secretary of housing and economic...

Baker surpasses Coakley to become governor

Baker surpasses Coakley to become governor

Connie Lai and Thalia Yunen

November 5, 2014


Filed under Boston, Campus, Featured Stories, News

After a tight gubernatorial race, Charlie Baker emerged as Massachusetts' 72nd governor when Martha Coakley conceded Wednesday morning, according to The Associated Press. As of 1:50 a.m. Wednesday morning, The AP said Baker was in the lead with 48.36 percent of votes, while Democrat Martha Coakley...

Baker has experience, pragmatism the state needs

Baker has experience,  pragmatism the state needs

Sam Humphrey

October 29, 2014


Filed under Opinion, The Conservative Message

Republican Charlie Baker finally surpassed Democrat Martha Coakley in the latest Boston Globe poll of the gubernatorial race, proving that Massachusetts voters want a no-nonsense leader with experience piloting complex organizations. In a time of skyrocketing government spending and a plethora of...

Charlie Baker for Governor

Charlie Baker for Governor

Sam Humphrey

March 26, 2014


Filed under Opinion, The Conservative Message

Over the past few months, I have covered the Rappaport Center’s Governor roundtable series and watched six of the nine candidates introduce themselves and outline their principles. The only one who truly impressed me was Republican Charlie Baker, who unfortunately lost to Deval Patrick four years...

Gubernatorial roundtables continue, Baker and Grossman discuss healthcare, education

Gubernatorial roundtables continue, Baker and Grossman discuss healthcare, education

Sam Humphrey

February 5, 2014


Filed under Boston, News

Charlie Baker and Steve Grossman outlined their plans if elected governor to dozens of attendees at the Suffolk University Law School Rappaport Center last Tuesday and Thursday, highlighting issues from healthcare to casino construction. Baker was the first Republican candidate to speak at the roundtable...

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