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Friday, February 10, 2017 -- For Immediate Release
BOSTON – Senator Sonia Chang-Díaz has announced neighborhood office hours for the winter of 2017. Office Hours will be held within each of the neighborhoods of the Second Suffolk District.  Senator Chang-Díaz e...
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016 -- For Immediate Release
BOSTON – Senator Sonia Chang-Díaz has announced neighborhood office hours for the fall of 2016.  Office Hours will be held within each of the neighborhoods of the Second Suffolk District. Senator Chang-Díaz encourage...
Thursday, July 7, 2016 -- For Immediate Release
BOSTON–Today, the Massachusetts Senate unanimously passed legislation that updates the existing statute relative to English language education in public schools to encompass the latest and best practices serving English Language ...
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Thursday, June 30, 2016 -- For Immediate Release
"This bill includes key provisions relative to gas leak repair, pipeline taxes, and diversity in our renewable energy portfolio."
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Tuesday, June 28, 2016 -- For Immediate Release
BOSTON—Today, the Massachusetts Senate unanimously passed legislation to improve several areas of current law dealing with the sale and treatment of dogs and cats. S.2370 An Act ...
Clears first hurdle to put amendment on the ballot in 2018
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 -- For Immediate Release
BOSTON-Today the Massachusetts legislature voted 135 to 57 to advance the Fair Share constitutional amendment to the next joint session during the 2017-2018 legislative session.  The amendment would assess an additional 4% surtax ...
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Friday, May 13, 2016 -- For Immediate Release
Office Hours will be held within each of the neighborhoods of the Second Suffolk District.
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Bill provides public accommodations protections for trans residents in Massachusetts
Thursday, May 12, 2016 -- For Immediate Release
This bill provides equal access to public places for every resident of the Commonwealth, regardless of gender identity.
An Act for Language Opportunity for Our Kids includes key reforms in English language education and dual language learning
Monday, May 9, 2016 -- For Immediate Release
“I’m thrilled to see this bill finally emerge successfully from Committee,” said Sonia Chang-Díaz (D – Jamaica Plain), the Senate Chair of the committee.
Bill focuses on reform, transparency, and funding.
Thursday, April 7, 2016 -- For Immediate Release
BOSTON-Today the Massachusetts Senate passed An Act Enhancing Reform, Innovation, and Success in Education (The RISE Act).  The bill was crafted by a small working group of Senators appointed by Senate President Rosenberg...

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