Please read my letter to the Senators on the legislature’s conference committee on the state budget to learn about the important issues that I will be fighting to secure in the final version of the FY18 budget.
Senate continues investments in Foundation Budget, Chapter 70, environmental protection, early and public higher education. BOSTON – Senator Jamie Eldridge (D-Acton) joined his Senate colleagues to vote for a $40.8 billion budget for Fiscal Year 2018, investing in key areas related to local aid, education, health and human services, housing and workforce development. The budget […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 4/10/2017 Contact: Peter Missouri, 617-722-1120 email@example.com Annual Senior Conference to feature a variety of services, workshops, food and entertainment MARLBOROUGH— State Senator Jamie Eldridge (D-Acton) today announced details for the 37th annual Senior Conference at Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School Thursday, April 20th. The Senior Conference will feature a variety of […]
We had an incredible turnout at yesterday’s Harm Reduction and Drug Law Reform (HRDLR) Caucus briefing on juvenile justice in the Commonwealth. I was moved by the personal stories from residents who were incarcerated as young adults, and who fight to provide a better life for themselves and their families every day. Senator Karen Spilka […]
Senator Jamie Eldridge files 88 Senate bills and co-sponsors 849 bills in the House and Senate for the 2017-18 legislative session in the Massachusetts Legislature. BOSTON – Senator Jamie Eldridge (D-Acton) announces his freedom legislative agenda aimed at reducing the wealth gap, improving health care, protecting the environment, increasing education opportunities, reforming the criminal justice […]
Tami Gouveia joins Jamie on International Womens Day to talk about the importance of intersectionality in activism, her work to organize the Women’s March on Washington Massachusetts Chapter, and lobbying the State House on A Day Without A Woman for access to reproductive health services, workplace fairness for pregnant workers, and patient confidentiality. http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/311588473-senator-jamie-eldridge-the-eldridge-files-march-8.m4aPodcast: Play […]
Senator Jamie Eldridge appointed to key committees to work on consumer protection, climate change, health care reform, public transportation accessibility, small business growth, substance abuse treatment options, and smart growth BOSTON – Senator Jamie Eldridge (D-Acton) has been appointed the Senate Chair of the Joint Committee on Financial Services, the Vice Chair of the Senate […]
Massachusetts received a “D” grade on the presence of lead in our public schools’ drinking water in a report released by environmental groups last week. It is unacceptable that our state laws were deemed inadequate to prevent school drinking water from being contaminated with lead. In order to give our schoolchildren greater access to safe […]