Sampan: Senator Eldridge, Representative Decker, Senator Downing, Senator Creem, and Children’s HealthWatch hold briefing on expanding the earned income tax credit

BOSTON– Senator Jamie Eldridge (D-Acton), Representative Marjorie Decker (D-Cambridge), Senator Ben Downing (D-Pittsfield), Senator Cynthia Stone Creem (D-Newton), and Children’s HealthWatch, a non-profit based at Boston Medical Center, today hosted a briefing on expanding the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) in Massachusetts at the State House. “I am proud to introduce legislation this session that […]

Wicked Local Maynard: State Sen. Jamie Eldridge announces committee assignments in new session

State Sen. Jamie Eldridge, D-Acton, was elected as the Senate chair of the Joint Committee on Financial Services and vice-chair of the Joint Committee on State Administration and Regulatory Oversight and Senate Committee on Global Warming and Climate Change by his colleagues, as part of his new committee assignments announced as the Massachusetts Legislature began […]

Wicked Local Acton: State Sen. Jamie Eldridge sworn in for fourth term

State Sen. Jamie Eldridge, D-Acton, was sworn in Jan. 7 for his fourth term as state senator of the Middlesex and Worcester District in a formal ceremony held in the Senate Chamber of the State House. The district is comprised of 14 communities, including Acton, Ayer, Boxborough, Harvard, Hudson, Littleton, Marlborough, Maynard, Northborough, Shirley, Southborough, […]

Community Advocate: National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys honors State Senator Jamie Eldridge

Region – At its annual meeting Dec. 11, the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (MassNAELA) honored several individuals for their advocacy of elder services and their commitment to raising awareness of legal issues affecting seniors. Massachusetts State Senator James B. “Jamie” Eldridge (D-Acton) was named Legislator of the Year for […]

Community Advocate: State officials attend grand opening of Fish and Game Westborough Field Headquarters

12/28/2014 by Community Advocate staff Westborough – Senator Jamie Eldridge (D-Acton), Representative Carolyn Dykema (D-Holliston), Representative Danielle Gregoire (D-Marlborough), Governor Deval Patrick and Energy and Environmental Affairs Secretary Maeve Vallely Bartlett, attended the grand opening ceremony of the Department of Fish and Game (DFG) Westborough Field Headquarters and environmental education center Dec. 20. The facility […]

MWDN: Sen. Eldridge deemed River Hero

BELMONT – The Massachusetts Rivers Alliance recognized state Sen. Jamie Eldridge with a River Hero award for his work protecting the state’s water resources. Eldridge accepted the award earlier this month, which Rivers Alliance Director Julia Blatt said was granted to him after his many years of river protection. The organization also honored state Rep. […]

WBUR: New Natural Gas Pipeline Route

We’re going to begin today with a look at New England’s energy future — and how we should get there. Just about everyone — from environmentalists, to the Governor — to the guy selling you light bulbs at your local hardware store — is talking about green, renewable sources of power. That’s the goal. But […]