MA Delegation Digest 8/2 – 8/15
Sen. Elizabeth Warren
Sen. Ed Markey
Rep. Richard Neal (MA-1)
Rep. Jim McGovern (MA-2)
- In response to the announcement of airstrikes in Iraq, McGovern cautioned against further involvement.
- McGovern pushed John Kerry to respond to deteriorating human rights conditions in Myanmar in anticipation of Secretary Kerry’s upcoming visit to the country. In addition to writing a letter to Kerry co-signed by more than 70 House members, he has publically called for the administration to respond to abuses of Muslims in the country.
- McGovern “angry” that Congress failed to release resources to deal with influx of children over the border.
Rep. Niki Tsongas (MA-3)
Rep. Joe Kennedy III (MA-4)
- Kennedy condemned the “shameful response offered by the GOP” on the influx of children across the border.
Rep. Katherine Clark (MA-5)
Rep. John Tierney (MA-6)
Rep. Mike Capuano (MA-7)
Rep. Stephen Lynch (MA-8)