My name is Sonia Chang-Díaz, and I'm proud to be your state senator.
I believe in smart, progressive policies that address the difficult challenges our communities face. I look forward to standing with you as we fight for a fairer, better Massachusetts.
Thanks to nearly a decade of thoughtful study and persistent broad-based organizing from across the Commonwealth, the Governor signed our generational education funding reform legislation into law. It fulfills all five of the recommendations by the Foundation Budget Review Commission — including the key equity provisions — and fills the $1.5 billion hole left by decades of underinvestment.
I advocated for the bill on the Senate floor in October, and it was passed unanimously.
By Chris Lisinski, Colin A. Young and Sam Doran | Dec 13, 2022
Departing Reps, Senators Deliver Traditional Farewell Remarks
By Greater Boston Staff | Sep 28, 2022
“This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for Massachusetts to take a quantum leap or two on some of the things that voters have been telling Beacon Hill for a long time that they want to see us do,” Chang-Díaz said.
By Dan Adams | Aug 01, 2022
Long-awaited measure includes crackdown on local fees, funding for equity