GBTP Boston Meeting – Ballot Questions!!

Monday, October 6, 2014

7:30-9:30 pm

Lir Restaurant 903 Boylston Street, Boston, MA

We have invited advocates from both sides of the Ballot Questions, and have a number of people who have RSVP’ed to date.Here is the link to the guide on ballot questions from the Secretary of State: A Guide to State Ballot Question Petitions (PDF)

We have invited advocates from both sides of the Ballot Questions, and have the following people RSVP’ed to date

Question 1. Repeals 2013 law that automatically increases gas taxes according to inflation

For:  Shawn Craig representing Tank The Gas Tax

Question 2. Expands the state’s beverage container recycling law to include all non- alcoholic containers

Against: Emilee Ellison ( No on Question 2)

For: Representative from Yes On 2 (unconfirmed)

Question 3. Repeals a 2011 law allowing resort casinos

For:  Mark Fisher for Repeal the Casino Deal

Against: Representative from Coalition to Protect Mass Jobs  (unconfirmed)

Question 4. Entitles certain employees to earn and utilize paid sick days

Against:  Bill Vernon from NFIB – National Federation of Independent Business

Come Monday evening to hear from proponents, in some cases representing opposing views! There were more details provided in our earlier mailing linked here. It sounds like we will have a lively discussion – hope to see you there!  There are further details about it here on our calendar entry for the October 6th 2014 GBTP Boston Meeting.

http://greaterbostonteaparty.com/

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