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Steve LeBLANC

The Associated Press

Cheyenne, WY, United States

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  • Boston 25 News
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  • WDRB News
  • FOX Illinois
  • WNYT NewsChannel 13
  • WPRI 12
  • 8 News Now
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Recent articles by Steve:

US representative delivers AI-generated speech on House floor

When crafting a speech on a bill that would create a U.S.-Israel artificial intelligence center, U.S. Rep. Jake Auchincloss let AI do the talking. → Read More

Gov. Baker delivers 'a proper goodbye' to people of Massachusetts

Gov. Charlie Baker told Massachusetts residents Tuesday he was → Read More

Athol man convicted in Jan. 6 attack on US Capitol

Vincent Gillespie, 61, was found guilty of assaulting, resisting, or impeding officers; civil disorder; engaging in physical violence in a restricted building or grounds; and an act of physical viole… → Read More

Maura Healey makes history as 1st openly lesbian governor elected in the U.S.

Healey was one of two openly lesbian candidates who ran to be a governor in the country. → Read More

Maura Healey makes history as 1st openly lesbian governor elected in the U.S.

Healey was one of two openly lesbian candidates who ran to be a governor in the country. → Read More

2022 could be a political watershed for Massachusetts women

The year 2022 is shaping up to be a watershed for women seeking political power in Massachusetts → Read More

2022 could be a political watershed for Massachusetts women

The year 2022 is shaping up to be a watershed for women seeking political power in Massachusetts → Read More

Massachusetts driver’s license law repeal will be on November ballot

sachusetts voters will get the chance to decide whether the state should reject a new law allowing immigrants in the country illegally to obtain state driver’s licenses. → Read More

Trump-backed Diehl to take on Healey in Mass. governor race

Geoff Diehl, a former state representative endorsed by former President Donald Trump, has won the Republican nomination for Massachusetts governor over businessman Chris Doughty, who was considered the more moderate candidate in the race. → Read More

Trump-backed Diehl wins Massachusetts GOP governor primary

A former state representative endorsed by former President Donald Trump, Geoff Diehl, has won the Republican nomination for Massachusetts governor over a businessman, Chris Doughty, who was considered the more moderate candidate in the race → Read More

Massachusetts GOP voters size up Trump loyalist for governor

Massachusetts Republicans are weighing which candidate has the best chance of keeping the governor’s office in GOP hands as they vote in Tuesday’s primary: a former state lawmaker endorsed by Donald Trump or a political newcomer who’s cast himself as the more moderate choice. → Read More

Massachusetts voters pick nominees for governor, Bristol County sheriff in primary

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts Republicans are weighing which candidate has the best chance of keeping the governor's office in GOP hands as they vote in Tuesday's → Read More

Massachusetts bill aims to follow Supreme Court gun ruling

A Massachusetts bill aimed at recasting the state’s gun laws in the wake of last month’s Supreme Court ruling making it harder for states to limit access to firearms was approved by lawmakers Monday → Read More

Massachusetts lawmakers OK compromise climate change bill

A compromise bill mandating some of the steps Massachusetts needs to take to meet a goal of net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 was approved by House and Senate lawmakers on Thursday. → Read More

Mass. high court rules wording of ‘millionaire tax’ question fair

The highest court in Massachusetts has ruled that the wording of a ballot question for a proposed “millionaire tax” constitutional amendment is legal and the measure can go before voters in November → Read More

Massachusetts House OKs bill to expand mental health access

The Massachusetts House unanimously approved a bill Thursday designed to expand access to mental health services → Read More

Bill ensuring mail-in ballots, early voting heads to Baker

A voting rights bill that would ensure mail-in ballots and early voting become permanent fixtures in future elections is headed to Republican Gov. Charlie Baker’s desk after the Massachusetts House voted 126-29 to approve the measure on Thursday → Read More

Massachusetts high court tosses gig worker ballot measures

The highest court in Massachusetts has ruled as unconstitutional two state ballot questions asking voters whether drivers for app-based ride-hailing companies should be considered contractors instead of employees → Read More

With Mass. Senate override vote, driver’s license bill becomes law

A bill that would allow immigrants in the country illegally to obtain state driver’s licenses in Massachusetts has become law after the state Senate voted Thursday to override the veto of Republican Gov. Charlie Baker → Read More

Digital currencies flow to campaigns, but state rules vary

She is among a vanguard of candidates courting campaign contributions in digital currencies such as Bitcoin. → Read More