• Update on the fate of the Affordable Care Act (ACA)

    by  • May 5, 2017

    Yesterday the U.S. House passed  their bill, the American Health Care Act (AHCA),  to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA). It passed  by a very close vote (217 to 213).

    The legislation now heads to the U.S. Senate.  If this legislation passes as it is now written, it will have a very negative impact...

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    Your Advocacy Helped! H.R. 1695 Passes House!

    by  • April 27, 2017

    Thanks to all for making your voices heard!

    House Overwhelmingly Passes Bipartisan Legislation on Selection Process for Copyright Register

    Washington, D.C. — The House of Representatives today approved by a vote of 378-48 the Register of Copyrights Selection and Accountability Act (H.R. 1695).  This bipartisan bill – introduced by House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob...

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    Update on MCC funding & tourism funding in House Budget

    by  • April 25, 2017

    The House FY18 Budget debate has now ended.

    The remaining two amendments/line items MALC is following were grouped into the category: Labor and Economic Development and were bundled/voted on in-Consolidated  “I”*

    Representative Cory Atkins filed the following amendments for the tourism and the Massachusetts Cultural Council:

    Amendment #6  for line item 0640-0300 for the Massachusetts Cultural Council...

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