Massachusetts Military Bases

Statement on the Military Bond Bill

January 21, 2014 // 0 Comments

Massachusetts Peace Action opposes the “Military Bond Bill”, also known as “An Act Encouraging the Improvement, Expansion and Development of Military Installations in the Commonwealth”, H.3736, which was passed by the House of Representatives on November 13, 2013. We urge that this legislation not be …

Profile of Pentagon Spending in Massachusetts

January 5, 2014 // 0 Comments

William Hartung, Center for International Policy, December 2012 Note: These profiles were assembled by Natalie Peterson, Daniel Resnick, and William D. Hartung GENERAL Massachusetts is 6th in the country in Pentagon prime contract awards, receiving more than $11 billion in FY2011. It is 9th in …

Mass. Peace Action Opposes Military Bond Bill

September 12, 2013 // 0 Comments

This article ran in the Lowell Sun and the Springfield Republican. RICE: STATE SPENDING COULD PROTECT MASS. BASES FROM CLOSINGS By Colleen QuinnSTATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE STATE HOUSE, BOSTON, SEPT. 11. 2013….A plan to put state dollars behind development at Massachusetts military installations could protect …