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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

Boston 2024 declines to divulge fees to PR firm

By , Globe Staff

The group said it was withholding details of its contract with Weber Shandwick until it develops a “protocol” for disclosing expenditures.

Baker meets privately with Christie

By , Globe Staff

Governor Charlie Baker met privately with his political ally, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, Thursday afternoon at the Massachusetts Republican Party headquarters.

Baker’s first months in office win high marks

By , Globe Staff

As the governor approaches his 100th day, many agree he has gained footing at a point when past governors often foundered.

Baker orders review of ‘onerous’ state regulations

By , Globe Staff

Governor Charlie Baker said many regulations are costly and burdensome, and that none should exceed federal mandates.