Tag Archives: State Senate

Find Out Who Supported the State Senate’s Minimum Wage Hike

( – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) On Tuesday, the Massachusetts State Senate voted 32-7 to increase the state’s minimum wage by $3 over the next three years to $11 an hour, approving legislation that would give Massachusetts the highest minimum wage in the country. The bill would also tie future increases in the minimum wage to inflation and…

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Pacheco Flips Wig on Local Radio

(Mr. Anderson – Send me the audio. We’ll put it up. – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) Dave Rosa, Republican for the First Plymouth and Bristol state senate district, appeared on WBVF in Taunton yesterday morning.  He had written a letter to the Gazette calling state senator Marc Pacheco out on a phony “green tech” event earlier in the…

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Wow, I just noticed Scott Brown won 73/160 house districts

(Gabe Gomez, Charlie Baker also won in these numbers.  In 2010 Brown won close to 100 districts.  I’ve been preaching this for three years.   – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) Like so many others, I’ve taken for granted that the Democrats have an overwhelming majority in the statehouse, and I looked at the state legislature as a lost…

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MassFiscal Memo: State House Rules

( – promoted by Paul R. Ferro) Yesterday, the Massachusetts State Senate updated their rules so they would be required to post roll call votes on the General Court website within 48 hours of the vote being taken. The measure was passed unanimously by a vote of 39-0, and will take effect later this year. Other measures for rule changes…

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