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.

MA Delegation Digest 11/15 – 11/28/14

Both the House and Senate voted on whether to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline. All of the Massachusetts Delegation voted no except Jim McGovern, who did not cast a vote.

Senator Elizabeth Warren

Senator Ed Markey

Rep. Richard Neal

Rep. Jim McGovern

Rep. Niki Tsongas

Rep. Joe Kennedy III

Rep. Katherine Clark

Rep. Mike Capuano

Rep. Stephen Lynch

  • Lynch introduced H.R. 5721, the Overseas Security Personnel Fairness Act which would remove a penalty that prohibits the families of overseas federal contractors who are killed in the line of duty from receiving full death benefits.

Rep. William Keating

  • Keating introduced the STOPP (Stop Tampering of Prescription Pharmaceuticals) Bill, which would require pharmaceutical companies to ensure opioid pain-killers cannot be crushed or melted, something that is frequently associated to abuse of those prescription drugs.

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This entry was posted on December 4, 2014 by in Delegation Digest.
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