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Leominster Champion
House bill to promote energy diversity a ‘good start’ | June 24, 2016A column by state Rep. Dennis Rosa My colleagues in the Massachusetts House of
House bill to promote energy diversity a ‘good start’ | June 24, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 2 days ago
A column by state Rep. Dennis Rosa My colleagues in the Massachusetts House of Representatives and I have recently passed energy legislation that seeks to protect the Commonwealth’s ratepayers and support clean energy. The bill requires... Read more
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Boston Globe
In reversal, judge rules City Hall subpoenas can remain secretgrand jury subpoenas are not bound to the same secrecy rules that require confi
In reversal, judge rules City Hall subpoenas can remain secret
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
grand jury subpoenas are not bound to the same secrecy rules that require confidentiality from prosecutors. On Monday, the Massachusetts House of Representatives confirmed that it received a subpoena from federal prosecutors investigating state... Read more
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Boston Globe
June 13, 2016at gay nightclub in Orlando, Fla. ...” http://bit.ly/25YjVAp BRIAN JOYCE DRIP,
June 13, 2016
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
at gay nightclub in Orlando, Fla. ...” http://bit.ly/25YjVAp BRIAN JOYCE DRIP, DRIP, from me on BostonGlobe.com: “The Massachusetts House of Representatives has received a subpoena from federal prosecutors investigating state Senator Brian A.... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mass. House is subpoenaed in Brian Joyce probeThe Massachusetts House of Representatives has received a subpoena from federal
Mass. House is subpoenaed in Brian Joyce probe
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
The Massachusetts House of Representatives has received a subpoena from federal prosecutors investigating state Senator Brian A. Joyce, a sign of the sweeping nature of the inquiry into whether the Milton Democrat has illegally used his public office... Read more
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Boston Globe
Eric Holder weighs in for Uber against fingerprint checkschairman of the committee weighing the measure. The rest of the Legislature was
Eric Holder weighs in for Uber against fingerprint checks
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
chairman of the committee weighing the measure. The rest of the Legislature was copied in on the message. In March, the Massachusetts House of Representatives passed legislation regulating ride-hailing companies. Under the bill, drivers would... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
How they voted: Transgender rights billMassachusetts House Chamber BOSTON (WWLP) – Wednesday evening, the Massachuset
How they voted: Transgender rights bill
WWLP Springfield / Posted 23 days ago
Massachusetts House Chamber BOSTON (WWLP) – Wednesday evening, the Massachusetts House of Representatives voted 116-36 to pass a bill designed to prevent discrimination against transgender people. One of the more controversial portions of the bill... Read more
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Boston Globe
The 18 states where gender identity is legally protected, mappedAfter a bill that protects transgender people from discrimination in public acc
The 18 states where gender identity is legally protected, mapped
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
After a bill that protects transgender people from discrimination in public accommodations was passed by the Massachusetts House of Representatives on Wednesday, Attorney General Maura Healey lauded the state as a leader. “We have a proud history in... Read more
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NBC News
NBC NewsHouse approved a transgender rights bill that Republican Gov. Baker has promise
NBC News
NBC News / Posted 24 days ago
House approved a transgender rights bill that Republican Gov. Baker has promised to sign.Charles Krupa / AP The Massachusetts House of Representatives on Wednesday passed a bill to ban discrimination in public accommodations on the basis... Read more
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New Now Next
Transgender Rights Bill Passed In Massachusettsfacing backlash over their anti-LGBT laws, the state of Massachusetts has decid
Transgender Rights Bill Passed In Massachusetts
New Now Next / Posted 24 days ago
facing backlash over their anti-LGBT laws, the state of Massachusetts has decided to do better. A bill was passed in the Massachusetts House of Representatives on Wednesday that is aimed at protecting trans people from being discriminated against... Read more
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Boston Globe
House passes Massachusetts transgender public accommodations billThough opponents chanted “No” outside their doors earlier in the day, the Massa
House passes Massachusetts transgender public accommodations bill
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
Though opponents chanted “No” outside their doors earlier in the day, the Massachusetts House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly to pass a transgender public accommodations bill on Wednesday The 116-36 vote was announced just before 6 p.m. to... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Two western Mass. State Representatives set to retiretwo freshmen legislators will be sworn in to replace people who have a combined
Two western Mass. State Representatives set to retire
WWLP Springfield / Posted 29 days ago
two freshmen legislators will be sworn in to replace people who have a combined forty-six years of experience in the Massachusetts House of Representatives. 22News told you in January that Amherst Democrat Ellen Story would not seek... Read more
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Leominster Champion
House passes bill to help veterans and their families | May 27, 2016Rep. Dennis Rosa As a member of the Joint Committee on Veterans and Federal Af
House passes bill to help veterans and their families | May 27, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 30 days ago
Rep. Dennis Rosa As a member of the Joint Committee on Veterans and Federal Affairs, I am extremely proud to say that the Massachusetts House of Representatives has once again passed legislation that will bolster Massachusetts’ standing as the... Read more

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