MA Delegation Digest, 2/22 – 2/28/14
Sen. Elizabeth Warren: “Seriously addressing the issue of civilian casualties is essential to upholding our values at home and advancing our interests overseas,” 2/26/14.
Sen. Ed Markey
Rep. Richard Neal (MA-1)
Rep. Jim McGovern (MA-2)
Rep. Niki Tsongas (MA-3)
Rep. Joseph Kennedy Jr (MA-4)
- Kennedy applauds President Obama’s announcement that two new manufacturing innovation institutes will be established in Detroit and Chicago. This bolsters Kennedy’s Revitalize American Manufacturing and Innovation (RAMI) Act of 2013, which would create a network of similar regional manufacturing institutes across the country.
Rep. Katherine Clark (MA-5)
Rep. John Tierney (MA-6)
Rep. Mike Capuano (MA-7)
- Capuano signs the Fair Minimum Wage Act discharge petition on the floor, a procedural tool that will force the Republicans in Congress to bring up the bill to raise the minimum wage
Rep. Stephen Lynch (MA-8)
- Lynch testifies in support of H.R. 3802, which would extend the legislative authority of the Adams Memorial Foundation to establish a commemorative work in honor of former President John Adams.