"I don't want to mess with the Supreme Court, but the Supreme Court is messing with our democracy."
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State Wire: Bill Would Let Candidates Use Campaign Funds For Child Care
"That's an important voice to have at the table when we're thinking about legislation that's going to impact families statewide."
State Wire: Mass Lawmakers Aim To End Qualified Immunity, Let People Sue Police
"It makes no sense that the very people responsible for enforcing the law face no consequences for breaking it."
“State Of Good Repair.” MBTA Solicits More Contractors To Help Fix The Mess
With the MBTA still very broken, agency lacks clarity in communications with contractors, commuters
The (Massachusetts Taxpayer-Funded) Finer Things Club
How state officials enjoy everything from dinner to satellite radio to a pricey home desk chair on your dime
State Wire: Report Shows Wealthy Households Stay In Mass Despite Higher Taxes
In other words, a lot of people with a lot of money are completely full of shit when they say they will move because of taxes
State Wire: War Tax Resisters Redirect Money Towards Peace
"If you don't believe in war with your heart or your mind, if you don't support war in that way, why should you support it with your wallet?"
Inbox: Mass Attorney General Secures $41M In JUUL Settlement
“AG Campbell’s office holds JUUL accountable for company’s role in nationwide youth vaping epidemic”
State Wire: Mass Lawmakers Vow To Protect Abortion Medication Access
"Medication abortion ... will remain safe, legal and accessible here in the Commonwealth"
State Wire: Boston Moves To Implement Climate-Friendly Building Code
"We need to make significant investments in retrofitting buildings that serve low- and moderate-income residents"