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Where Does Sunlight Go to Die?

Read a cautionary tale of how a bill protecting the rights of pregnant workers was almost gutted when the powerful Ways & Means committee rewrote the bill without any debate or discussion.

We've come to feel lucky when progressive bills even make it out of committee. But after committees and passage by the two chambers -- Ways & Means is a final destination where spooky things often happen in the dark.

Read the cautionary tale about why sunlight, democracy--and making noise--is important. 

THE GOVERNOR PEDDLES FALSE RIGHT-WING NARRATIVE ON IMMIGRANTS.

Governor Baker wants you to believe that violating due process --searches and seizures without a warrant-- is Important, because undocumented immigrants are scary, violent criminals. 

Hey that sounds just like certain hate groups (which also get airings in the Globe and in front of Legislature). 

The Governor needs to hear that this is not acceptable, and that we need to pass Safe Communities Now and he needs to sign it.

CLICK HERE TO FIND THE INFO YOU NEED TO MAKE YOUR CALL

IMMIGRATION REFORM: YOU CALLED ALREADY. CALL AGAIN.

The Safe Communities Act needs your help. Our legislators showed some courage in January when more than ever before signed on as Co-Sponsors. 

But courage wanes.

Legislators need to hear from you again. 

CLICK HERE TO FIND THE INFO YOU NEED TO MAKE YOUR CALL!

Scorecards and Co-Sponsorship Tracking--Our New Look!

We've been doing our multi-issue, progressive scorecards for a few sessions--and it got a dramatic overhaul. Read more about it, here, then

Check out the new scorecard -- with cosponsor tracking -- now!

 

 

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