Conservative Legislators File Bill to Fix Immigration Loophole

Yesterday the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court ruled our state law does not permit officials to detain illegal immigrants solely at the request of federal immigration officials. This puts up a legal barrier to a long-running component of immigration enforcement, and may make us a de facto sanctuary state. Representatives Jim Lyons, Marc Lombardo, Peter Durant, and Shaunna O’Connell announced they’ve…

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The Path to Charlie Gard Right Here in Massachusetts

There’s been a lot of discussion in the media and around the water-cooler lately about the Charlie Gard case, the rights of parents v. the bureaucracy, and the perils of socialized medicine. Our executive director recently wrote a piece for the New Boston Post on this topic, and if you haven’t seen and read it yet, you can do so…

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Spending Your Tax Dollars on Smut

Yesterday afternoon, the state senate passed the radical Health Curriculum frameworks, which mandates our tax dollars be spent on aggressive new sex-ed classes for children. The vote was 31 to 6. State Senator Mike Rush was the only Democrat to oppose the bill, and State Senator Richard Ross the only Republican to support it. We have the full roll call…

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