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 — 11/23 – 12/6

Sen. Elizabeth Warren “I am not running for president” 12-5-13

Sen. Ed Markey “As vehicles become more integrated with wireless technology, there are more avenues through which a driver’s basic right to privacy could be compromised…” 12-2-13

Rep. Richard Neal (MA-1)

Rep. Jim McGovern (MA-2)

Rep. Niki Tsongas (MA-3)

Rep. Joseph Kennedy Jr (MA-4)

  • Kennedy joins immigration fast, joining with faith groups calling for action in the House to pass immigration reform.
  • Kennedy’s Peace Corp Commemoration act passes committee

Rep. John Tierney (MA-6)

  • Latest effort to lower costs of higher education includes campaign to lower textbook costs.
  • Tierney’s republican challenger (Tisei, who is gay) is at the center of an in-house GOP debate about whether to use Republican Congressional Committee funds to back gay Republican candidates. Right now, the answer is “yes.”

Rep. Mike Capuano (MA-7)

Rep. Stephen Lynch (MA-8)

Rep. Bill Keating (MA-9)

  • Helps New Bedford Fire Department gets federal grant to plug $12m budget hole.

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This entry was posted on December 9, 2013 by in Delegation Digest.
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