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

Memoir puts focus on possible discord among Kennedys

By , Globe Staff

Patrick Kennedy’s new book was criticized by both his brother and mother.

Memo to Baker: This popularity can’t last forever

By , Globe Staff

History shows that even initially popular governors sometimes fall hard and fast.

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Baker sets fundraising record

By , Globe Staff

Governor Charlie Baker has the largest war chest created by a new Massachusetts governor in one year.

Joan Kennedy denies working with son on his new book

By , Globe Staff

“I had no knowledge that Patrick was writing a book and did not assist him in the project,” she said via e-mail.