Important Call to Action to Massachusetts Residents with regard to the House Budget (H. 4000) and Budget Process
There is a need for Massachusetts residents to contact their State Representatives to sign on to two key amendments to the House Budget. Please be aware, that in order for your State Representative to cosponsor an amendment, they...Read more →
Tip #2: Know the Staffers, Love the Staffers
They answer the phones, respond to the emails, research (and help write) the legislation, craft the speaking points, and get the coffee. They are the political staffers and they...Read more →
Collage courtesy of Norah Dooley, MALC Steering Committee, story teller, author, gadfly.
The Seventh Annual Artists Under the Dome Event was a smashing success! Held Nov. 13 in the Great Hall of the Massachusetts...Read more →
TIP #1: KNOW THE PLAYERS
Artists can (and should) influence legislation that impacts the artists community and the creative economy. Beneath the golden dome of the Massachusetts State House there are thousands of bills floating around, constant public policy discussions, and even the occasional backroom...Read more →
There is a public hearing scheduled at the Massachusetts State House on Tuesday, April 2nd at 1pm in Hearing Room A-2. It is being held by the Joint Committee on Tourism Arts and Cultural Development. There are 8 bills being heard. Members of the...Read more →
Please ask your State Senator and State Representative to sign on to the following legislation by this Friday, February 1st!
How to find who represents you: http://www.wheredoivotema.com/bal/myelectioninfo.aspx
Ask them to sign on to the following pieces of legislation:
An Act Relative to the Creative Economy Bill SD 1128...Read more →