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Sentinel & Enterprise
Monday, November 3, 2014
THE HOUSE AND SENATE: There were no roll-call votes in the House or Senate last week. This week, Beacon Hill Roll Call reports the percentage of times local senators voted with their party's leadership in 2013 and 2014. The votes of the chamber's fo...
Saturday, November 1, 2014
In addition to the governor’s race and many state and federal elected offices that will be decided next Tuesday, November 4, there are also four important questions that you will see on the ballot. The outcome of...
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Jamaica Plain Gazette
Friday, October 24, 2014
Local state Sen. Sonia Chang-Díaz recently spoke with the Gazette about the four ballot questions that Jamaica Plain voters will help decide on Nov. 4, including her support for the ballot question to overturn the state casino law. Question 3 is about...
The Boston Globe
Friday, June 20, 2014
President Obama praised Massachusetts lawmakers for ‘‘standing up for working men and women’’ and approving a bill that would raise the state’s $8 per hour minimum wage to $11 per hour by 2017. Obama said Thursday that he looks forward to Gov...
22 News - WWLP
Monday, June 9, 2014
BOSTON (STATE HOUSE) – House Speaker Robert DeLeo’s new proposal to reduce gun violence has barely emerged with a favorable report from a legislative committee, foreshadowing a potentially turbulent reception in the full House and Senate. The Publi...
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Bay State Banner
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
LatinasRepresent
Monday, March 31, 2014
Sonia Chang-Díaz is the first Latina elected to the Massachusetts State Senate, where she’s currently serving her third term. A former public school teacher, she’s a well-known advocate for public education, increasing opportunities for low-income an...
Jamaica Plain Gazette
Friday, February 28, 2014
FOREST HILLS—Following interventions by state Sen. Sonia Chang-Díaz and state Reps. Liz Malia and Jeffrey Sánchez, the state-subsidized Shattuck Child Care Center may have gotten a lifeline in the state supplemental budget this month. Acc...
The Boston Globe
Thursday, August 1, 2013
State Senate majority leader Stanley Rosenberg, a liberal Democrat from Amherst, has assembled sufficient support within the chamber to succeed Therese Murray as Senate president. But the timing of Murray’s departure remains unknown, forging a power dyn...
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