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Thursday, January 28, 2016 -- For Immediate Release
BOSTON- The Massachusetts Senate passed landmark legislation to strengthen the Massachusetts Equal Pay Act with a 37-0 vote. The bill, S2107, brought to the Senate by Senator Pat Jehlen (D-Somerville) seeks to bridge the gender wage gap by ensuring equ...
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 -- For Immediate Release
On the sixth anniversary of the Citizens United decision, Senator Dan Wolf (D-Harwich) participated at a “Solutions Summit” at the Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C., where an exciting and diverse group gathered to discuss the crisis...
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 -- For Immediate Release
Cape and Islands Senator Dan Wolf today welcomed a decision by Entergy, the owners and operators of the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth, to close the plant by 2019 at the latest. “This is an important, positive step for our commun...
Friday, October 2, 2015 -- For Immediate Release
In strong legislation passed yesterday by the Massachusetts Senate to fight the scourge of drug abuse, landmark language sponsored by Cape and Islands Senator Dan Wolf (D-Harwich) would establish a program to require pharmaceutical companies to buy bac...
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Thursday, June 18, 2015 -- For Immediate Release
Members of the Cape Delegation celebrated the 2015 “Unsung Heroines” at the State House on Wednesday, June 17, 2015. Hosted by the Massachusetts Commission on the Status of Women, the program identified and honored extraordinary women...
Monday, March 9, 2015 -- For Immediate Release
(Boston, MA) - The Jewish Community Relations Council of Greater Boston (JCRC) and the Massachusetts Association of Jewish Federations (MAJF) awarded Senator Dan Wolf for his legislative leadership and achievements at their 18th An...
Thursday, February 5, 2015 -- For Immediate Release
Boston, MA – Senator Wolf (D-Harwich) and Senator DeMacedo (R-Plymouth) announce that the “Commonwealth Conversations” tour of their respective districts, concluding with a public forum, has been rescheduled from February 9, 2...
Thursday, December 18, 2014 -- For Immediate Release
BOSTON—Senator Daniel A. Wolf (D-Harwich) was pleased to announce that several fire departments on Cape Cod, Nantucket, and Martha’s Vineyard will be receiving a combined $53,610 in state funding from the Massachusetts Department of Fire Se...
Friday, December 5, 2014 -- For Immediate Release
On December 3, the Massachusetts Coalition for Occupational Safety and Health (MassCOSH), a leading worker health and safety advocacy organization, awarded Senator Daniel A. Wolf the distinguished “Public Leader” award for his leadership on...
Opioid overdose reversals double since emergency order signed by Governor Patrick
Friday, November 21, 2014 -- For Immediate Release
BOSTON — The Department of Public Health (DPH) today announced grant awards to 23 communities across Massachusetts to help first responders save lives by providing funding for opioid overdose response training and naloxone units that can be used ...
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