It was my honor to run for State Representative in the 16th Suffolk District in 2020.
Though my campaign is over, I’m keeping up some parts of my website, including policy proposals and some of the blog posts from the campaign, and will use this site as a way to keep connected with Massachusetts politics, and share ideas on how to fight for a better future.
With the Commonwealth suddenly finding itself flush with a multi-billion dollar surplus, Governor Charlie Baker has proposed a two-month sales tax holiday at an estimated cost of $900 million. Needless to say, there are plenty of long-term investments thatContinue reading “A partial list of things we could do to help people *right now* for the cost of a sales tax holiday”
Chelsea City Councilor Enio Lopez and School Committee Member Marisol Santiago Endorse Joe Gravellese for State Representative Chelsea City Councilor Enio Lopez and Chelsea School Committee member Marisol Santiago announced their endorsements for Joe Gravellese this week in theContinue reading “Enio Lopez and Marisol Santiago Endorse Joe Gravellese”
Last week, my campaign was endorsed by Act on Massachusetts – an organization dedicated to increasing transparency in our historically secretive state government. They endorsed me in part because I am one of dozens of candidates around the stateContinue reading “A Commitment to Transparency”
While there are many areas where Massachusetts has fallen short, one area where we remain a national leader is in providing services to veterans. There is always room for improvement, but the State Legislature has been effective in passingContinue reading “Protecting those who served: An agenda for Veterans Services”