Reporter

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

Capital Source

In the past, Setti Warren has had two liens and a license suspension

By , Globe Staff

One of the Newton mayor’s past liens placed his residence at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue (yes, the White House).

Capital Source

Baker, Polito create formidable war chest

By , Globe Staff

Governor Baker’s relentless collection of donations continues to fatten his political account, including $352,380 in the last two weeks of March.

Governor Baker to create new Cellucci leadership award

By , Globe Staff

Charlie Baker looked to Paul Cellucci as a mentor, and he’s now honoring the late governor.

Capital Source

Eventually, pregnancy protection bill became Beacon Hill priority

By , Globe Staff

Nothing like a bit of bad press to nudge Beacon Hill legislators to get off the dime — six months later.