Lobby Day

Commonwealth Peace and Justice Agenda Lobby Day

January 23, 2019 // 0 Comments

Massachusetts Peace & Justice Network: Commonwealth Peace and Justice Agenda Lobby Day Come advocate for the Commonwealth Peace and Justice Agenda at the State House. The Commonwealth Peace and Justice Agenda is a set of bills prepared by the Massachusetts Peace and Justice Network that …

Commonwealth Peace and Justice Agenda

January 14, 2019 // 0 Comments

Commonwealth Peace and Justice Agenda for 2019-2020 The Massachusetts Peace & Justice Network has partnered with allied legislators to submit a set of bills to the Massachusetts state legislature concerning nuclear disarmament, Middle East wars, military spending, legislative ethics, and the design of the state …

RaiseUp Congress

May 8, 2018 // 0 Comments

FOR PAID FAMILY & MEDICAL LEAVE AND A $15 MINIMUM WAGE Join us to rally and lobby for Paid Family and Medical Leave and a $15 Minimum Wage at the Massachusetts State House! This event will represent the escalation of a multi-year campaign and regional briefings …

Iran: Support a Permanent Deal!

June 23, 2014 // 0 Comments

 Iran claims its nuclear program is purely for peaceful purposes. But despite intelligence reports to the contrary, the U.S. still suspects Iran of having covert plans to build a nuclear weapon in the future, and has applied heavy sanctions on Iran’s economy. The U.S. and …

Budget for All – Lobby Day #2

May 29, 2014 // 0 Comments

Budget for All!  Lobby Day Supported by 75% of voters in 91 cities and towns across the state, the Budget for All! reso­lutions, S.1750 and H.3211, are pending before the Massa­chusetts House and Senate’s committees on Ways and Means. Last Thursday, we visited nearly 50 offices in the …

Budget for All Lobby Day

May 22, 2014 // 0 Comments

Budget for All!  Lobby Day Supported by 75% of voters in 91 cities and towns across the state, the Budget for All reso­lutions, S.1750 and H.3211, are pending before the Massa­chusetts House and Senate’s committees on Ways and Means.   Last Thursday, we visited nearly …

Rally & Lobby Day for a Higher Minimum Wage

March 26, 2014 // 0 Comments

All Massachusetts Workers need a Higher Minimum Wage  Massachussets Peace Action supports a higher minimum wage and the right to earned sick days as a basic part of our social justice agenda.  280,000 people signed petitions calling for a higher minimum wage with a cost …