Commonwealth Peace and Justice Agenda

Divest from the Yemen War/Raytheon

January 28, 2019 // 0 Comments

Divest from the Yemen War/Raytheon  AN ACT RELATIVE TO PENSION DIVESTMENT FROM COMPANIES SELLING WEAPONS TO THE KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA H.2349 This act divests state pension funds from companies selling weapons to Saudi Arabia. Divest from the Yemen War Raytheon Fact Sheet Read the …

Nuclear Weapons Divestment

January 28, 2019 // 0 Comments

Nuclear Weapons Divestment AN ACT RELATIVE TO THE DIVESTMENT OF STATE PENSION FUNDS FROM NUCLEAR WEAPONS H.2202; S.1516 This act would divest state pension funds from corporations involved in the manufacture or maintenance of nuclear weapons. Nuclear Weapons Divest Fact Sheet #DivestNuclearWeapons Read the Bill …

The People’s Budget

January 28, 2019 // 0 Comments

The People’s Budget AN ACT TO ESTABLISH A COMMISSION TO REPORT ON THE PEOPLE’S BUDGET H.3220; S.1659 This Act calls on Congress to pass a federal People’s Budget that creates millions of jobs, invests in infrastructure, moves towards single payer healthcare, makes college free, expands …

No First Use

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No First Use RESOLVE TO PREVENT THE FIRST USE OF NUCLEAR WEAPONS BY THE UNITED STATES    H.3211/ S.2165  This Resolution calls on the US Congress to pass a law providing that the US will never use nuclear weapons first. This effort is being led …

Back from the Brink

January 28, 2019 // 0 Comments

Back from the Brink RESOLUTIONS RELATIVE TO THE PROHIBITION OF NUCLEAR WEAPONS H.3240; S.2155 Pressures US Congress to de-alert nuclear forces, adopt a no first use doctrine, curb presidential first use, reverse nuclear weapons modernization, and engage in diplomacy towards nuclear disarmament. Back from the …

Nuclear Ban Treaty Alignment

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Nuclear Ban Treaty Alignment RESOLVE CREATING A CITIZENS COMMISSION CONCERNING THE COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS BEING IN ALIGNMENT WITH THE UN TREATY ON THE PROHIBITION OF NUCLEAR WEAPONS H.3239; S.2157 Establish a commission to plan how to convert nuclear weapons, companies, and contracts in Massachusetts to …

Taxpayers Information and Communication Act

January 28, 2019 // 0 Comments

Taxpayers Information and Communication Act AN ACT PROVIDING FEDERAL AND STATE BUDGET INFORMATION TO RESIDENTS OF THE COMMONWEALTH  H.2738;S.1819 Ask the State Treasurer to send an annual, easy to understand report to Mass taxpayers on how their Federal and state income taxes were spent in …

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