Grants for Early Educators Announced by Mayor Menino

Senator Brownsberger’s office received the press release below from Mayor Menino’s office about a fund the Mayor has launched to improve early education facilites. The Mayor’s office also sent the Senator this poster explaining grants for early educators, which you are welcome to distribute to others. _________________________________________________________ For Immediate Release: Friday, September 27, 2013 For More […]

Your comment about delaying implementation of the Affordable Care Act 1 year

I strongly disagree with your willingness to use this as a bargaining chip to avoid the default. What was unclear from the article in the Citizen was if you meant delaying the mandate and fine or delaying the whole bill (some of which has already been implemented). The exchanges are due to open in a […]

Noise Complaints Lead to Extended Review of Logan 33L Runway Plan

We in Senator Brownsberger’s office have heard from constituents in Belmont and Watertown regarding an increase in airplane traffic and noise over their homes. Due to the increase in noise complaints from the affected communities, the Federal Aviation Administration will extend the review period for the Runway 33L departure procedure at Logan. You can access more information […]

S902, An Act recognizing the dangerousness of retail drug offenses

Senator Brownsberger submitted the following written testimony to the Joint Committee on Mental Health and Substance Abuse. TO:                  Joint Committee on Mental Health and Substance Abuse FROM:           Senator William N. Brownsberger RE:                  Senate Bill 902, An Act recognizing dangerousness of retail drug offenses. DATE:            September 24, 2013 I am writing in favor of S902, […]