Tag Archives: Marc Lombardo

Thousands Gather for Illegal Immigration Protests in Boston Saturday

On Saturday July 26, 2014, thousands of Massachusetts rallied against the governor’s proposal to house illegal immigrants in Massachusetts. Our friends at Catch of the Day Video News have raw video of the event. Candidates and Politicians in attendence included Gubernatorial candidate Mark Fisher, State Representatives Marc Lombardo, Geoff Diehl, Leah Cole, and Shaunna O’Connell among others. Where you there?…

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Globe Columnist Offers Praise for Those Who Voted Against the Budget

It is amazing what standing on principle will do.  In yesterday’s Boston Globe conservative columnist Jeff Jacoby praised the eight Republicans who voted against the budget. BY VOTES so lopsided they were practically unanimous, 144-7 in the House and 38-1 in the Senate, the Massachusetts Legislature last week approved a $36.5 billion budget for fiscal 2015, the largest in state…

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Floor Debate on Lyons/Lombardo Pelletier Amendment

The video of the budget sessions is finally up at the Mass Legislature website.  On Tuesday April 29, 2014 the House Debated an amendment filed by Jim Lyons (R-Andover) and Marc Lombardo (R-Billerica) regarding Justina Pelletier.  The amendment would have done three things: 1. Call for a complete accounting of what DCF spent on Justina Pelletier. 2. Call for the…

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Which Mass Dem will Stand in the Way of Justice for Justina Today?

Today, Representatives Marc Lombardo(R-Billerica) and Jim Lyons(R-Andover) will bring to the floor of the Massachusetts House a bipartisan resolution calling on DCF to free Justina Pelletier and give her back to her parents.   Pelletier, was taken from her parents due to a difference in medical opinion between doctors at Children’s Hospital and Tufts Medical Center.  For over a year…

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Bipartisan Group of Legislators Sign on to Free Justina Resolution

A bipartisan group of legislators has signed onto a resolution calling for the Massachusetts Department of Children and Families to release Justina Pelletier to her family. Yesterday Massachusetts State Representatives Marc Lombardo (R-Billerica) and James Lyons (R-Andover) circulated a resolution to their colleagues.  The Resolution called for the Department of Children and Families to release Justina Pelletier to the care…

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Mass State Representatives Lyons and Lombardo Call On DCF to Free Justina

Representatives Marc Lombardo (R-Billerica) and Jim Lyons (R-Andover) have begun circulating a Resolution of the House of Representatives calling for the Department of Children and Families to begin the process of releasing Justina Pelletier to the custody of her parents. “The self-stated goal of the Department of Children and Families is to strengthen the link between families. Removing a child…

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Lyons and Lombardo on Why They are Fighting

Representative’s Jim Lyons (R-Andover) and Marc Lombardo (R-Billerica) kicked off the fight to protect members rights on the floor of the house two weeks ago.  Since then every informal session has been stopped.  People are wondering why they are doing it, and it goes beyond the current fight.  They are doing it to fight against corruption.  They send out an…

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