Massachusetts Ethics Commission

Twelve Massachusetts state legislators are headed to Israel on Thursday for a ten-day, all-expenses paid tour of Israel paid for by the Jewish Community Relations Council, a pro-Israel lobby group that is currently pushing those same legislators to support an anti-boycott bill it crafted. A state …

On Wednesday, February 1, 2017, Massachusetts Peace Action board member Eva Moseley delivered testimony before the Task Force on Integrity in State and Local Government regarding our March 2016 complaint that it should be deemed unethical for state legislators to take gifts of free trips to Israel funded by a lobby …

Tenants at State House in Fight to Save Homes!

April 11, 2016 // 0 Comments

Originally published in Health Justice Boston On the morning of March 8th, dozens of Massachusetts residents gathered in the basement of the State House to testify for a proposal that would prevent landlords from taking advantage of expiring federal restrictions that currently shelter subsidized apartments …

Boston, March 28, 2016 – Massachusetts Peace Action (MAPA) has filed a Complaint with the Massachusetts State Ethics Commission against nine State Senators for accepting a December trip to Israel paid for by the Jewish Community Relations Council of Greater Boston (JCRC).  The Complaint contends that the Senators …