Frank Phillips

Phillips is the State House bureau chief for the Metro section. He covers state politics and the daily activity on Beacon Hill. He previously covered politics as a reporter for the Boston Herald, the Herald American, and the Lowell Sun.

Latest stories

Partner’s role complicates Rosenberg’s dealings

By and , Globe Staff

Stanley Rosenberg, the incoming state Senate president, has close ties to a public affairs firm through his partner, Bryon Hefner.

Robert Caret leaving as president of UMass

By , and , Globe Staff | Globe Correspondent

Caret will become the next chancellor of the University of Maryland system, officials said.

Charlie Baker, makeover artist

By , Globe Staff

The changes Charlie Baker made after his failed 2010 campaign offer the clearest picture yet of how he’ll govern.

Weld registers as a State House lobbyist

By , Globe Staff

William Weld, who has served as Steve Wynn’s local legal counsel, is the first ex-governor in modern times to register as a State House lobbyist.