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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

Healey campaign sends e-mail to state workers — and quickly retracts it

By , Globe Staff

The attorney general’s mailing encouraged recipients to campaign for Hillary Clinton and to donate money to her own political committee.

Capital Source

John Nucci goes from the streets to the boardroom

By , Globe Staff

Nucci is the first non-gubernatorial appointee to the MassPort board since the authority’s creation a half century ago.

Capital Source

A fight Rosenberg didn’t need

By , Globe Staff

After an education kerfuffle in his home district, Mass. Senate President Stan Rosenberg realized he had been unwittingly caught up in a conflict he didn’t need.

Capital Source

Even for Baker, these poll numbers were high

By , Globe Staff

A recent poll showed Governor Charlie Baker with an 84 percent favorability rating.