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Encouraging citizen participation in government and public policy with occasional posts from the Governor of Massachusetts

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Protect Massachusetts Military Bases for National Security & Economic Growth Posted on Feb 27

Protect Massachusetts Military Bases for National Security & Economic Growth

Tim Murray Lt. Governor, Commonwealth of Massachusetts View Lt. Governor’s Bio Recent announced proposals by Westover Air Reserve Base and Hanscom Air Force Base reflect a difficult reality that federal budget cuts will have an impact on military bases in Massachusetts and across the country.   …Continue Reading Protect Massachusetts Military Bases for National Security & Economic Growth

Hiring and Supporting Massachusetts Veterans Throughout the Year Posted on Nov 15

Hiring and Supporting Massachusetts Veterans Throughout the Year

Tim Murray Lt. Governor, Commonwealth of Massachusetts View Lt. Governor’s Bio Massachusetts leads the nation in providing services for veterans and military families thanks to the strong commitment of our taxpayers, policy makers and advocates.  During the month of November, more attention may be given   …Continue Reading Hiring and Supporting Massachusetts Veterans Throughout the Year

The (Updated) Patrick-Murray Agenda Posted on Mar 24

The (Updated) Patrick-Murray Agenda

We have some new online tools to help you stay up-to-date with our progress on the Governor’s agenda and get a sense for how each policy proposal fits into the broader goals that Governor Patrick laid out in his second Inaugural Address. Learning more about the   …Continue Reading The (Updated) Patrick-Murray Agenda

Helping Homeless Women Veterans Posted on May 6

Helping Homeless Women Veterans

Mary Kate Feeney Constituent Services Aide, Office of the Governor   Recently, Governor Patrick has held town meetings around the Commonwealth.  While the Governor attempts to answer every question, time constraints do get in the way. For the next several posts I’ll be answering some   …Continue Reading Helping Homeless Women Veterans

National Day of Service and Remembrance Posted on Sep 11

National Day of Service and Remembrance

Deval Patrick Governor, Commonwealth of Massachusetts View Governor’s Bio Today, I am remembering the sons and daughters of our Commonwealth and the thousands of others who were lost eight years ago in the tragedy of September 11th, 2001. That day, forever etched in our collective   …Continue Reading National Day of Service and Remembrance