I am the Democratic State Representative for the 27th Middlesex District in the Massachusetts House of Representatives.

In the House of Representatives, I advocate for: 

To learn what bills I sponsored in the current legislative session, please visit the Commonwealth of Massachusetts website.

Latest News

Omnibus Energy Bill Priorities
Letter 5/11/2016

What a scaled-down Green Line extension would look like
boston.com 5/10/2016

The Green Line extension is moving forward, but the saga is far from over
boston.com 5/9/2016

Comments on State Implementation Plan Transit Commitments
Letter to MassDOT and MassDEP 11/20/2015

GLX Delegation Cost Increase Comment Letter

H752 Climate Change Plan Testimony

S 1771 Net-Zero Energy Buildings Testimony

H 70 Spouses as Caregivers Testimony

H 1698 Job Training Testimony

H 1055 Adjunct Faculty Testimony

H 2870-H 2871 Gas Leaks Testimony

H 2771 Nurses on HPC Testimony

H 1620 Mandatory Minimums Testimony

In support of H.456 An Act establishing an educational mandate task force
Joint Committee on Education May 18, 2015

In support of H.423 An Act enhancing the educational outcomes of expectant and parenting students
Joint Committee on Education May 19, 2015

In support of H.422/S.336 An Act to establish the state seal of biliteracy
Joint Committee on Education May 20, 2015

In support of H.379 An Act relative to comprehensive sexual abuse prevention education
Joint Committee on Education June 1, 2015

In support of H.448 An Act relative to healthy youth
Joint Committee on Education June 1, 2015

In support of S.318 An Act to promote quality physical education
Joint Committee on Education June 1, 2015

Letter to Confe Testimony to Raise Cap on Net Metering
Joint Committee on Telecommunications, Utilities & Energy 6/2/2015

Efficiency Investment Plan
Letter to EEAC 5/28/2015

Letter to the Editor on TPP Agreement
Boston Globe 5/25/2015

Hazardous Chemical Transport
Letter to EPA 5/21/2015

Testimony against MBTA "Reform" Plan
Joint Committee on Transportation 5/11/2015

Letter to the Editor on TPP Agreement
Boston Globe 5/10/2015

Air Pollution and Human Health
State House Briefing 3/5/2015

"Fresh Air Bill" passed
Press Release 1/22/2015

"Mystic River Water Quality Commission" bill passed
Press Release 1/20/2015

Breast Density Notification Statute
Board of Registration in Medicine 1/22/2015

Breast Density Notification Statute
Department of Public Health 1/20/2015

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