Massachusetts Fair Share

We stand up for a Massachusetts where everyone gets a fair shot, does and pays their fair share, and plays by the same rules.

Digest of Mass Delegation Activity — Week ending 11-01-13

Sen. Elizabeth Warren “[Fanny and Freddie] were not the underlying cause of the crisis.” 10-29-13

Sen. Ed Markey “We can put steelworkers and ironworkers and electricians back to work building the new energy backbone for America, from Massachusetts to Montana.” 10-31-13

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Rep. Richard Neal (MA-1)

Rep. Jim McGovern (MA-2) “We have a hunger problem in this country.” (11-1)

  • On Friday, most snap benefits are cut (as a result of expiring bump in EBT credits which were added to the ARRA)

  • Continues advocacy around hunger issues and farm bill. Goes on “All In with Chris Hayes” to discuss Farm Bill.

Rep. Niki Tsongas (MA-3)

Rep. Joseph Kennedy Jr III (MA-4) “This country’s manufacturing base lies at the epicenter of efforts to address some of our greatest economic challenges,” (10-28)

Rep. John Tierney (MA-6)

Rep. Mike Capuano (MA-7)

  • Joined in honoring Mary Louise Daly of the Somerville Homeless Coalition.

Rep. Stephen Lynch (MA-8)

And, of course, they all congratulated the Champion Boston Red Sox. Boston Strong!

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