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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

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Israel trips for lawmakers will continue

By , Globe Staff

The Jewish Community Relations Council of Greater Boston says it is not backing down from providing free Israel junkets to legislators.

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GOP caucuses overlap with Passover

By , Globe Staff

Observant Jews protest state party’s schedule.

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Ethics commission takes no action on complaint against senators

By , Globe Staff

Massachusetts Peace Action protested a free trip to Israel by 10 state senators.

Sal DiMasi to have pension contributions returned

By and , Globe Staff

The state’s highest court ruled former House speaker Sal DiMasi, currently serving a federal prison term, should have his pension contributions back.