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April 2020 Update – Letter to MA Legislators regarding COVID-19

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While many bills including our own have been stalled at the MA legislature due to the coronavirus pandemic, members of the MA Indigenous Agenda wrote to Massachusetts legislators in early April to flag some Indigenous-specific issues related to the COVID-19 crisis. We are continuing to follow up with state legislators and the MA congressional delegation and press for these concerns to be addressed in public health and pandemic legislation. Below… Read More »April 2020 Update – Letter to MA Legislators regarding COVID-19

March 2020 Update

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Some great news! Two of our key bills were voted favorably out of committee in February. They are Prohibiting Native Mascots in MA (S.247/H.443) and Changing the MA Flag and Seal (S.1877/H.2776). However, we are still waiting for the bills to get to Ways and Means or another committee so that we can provide you with action alerts about what to do and whom to lobby next. We will post… Read More »March 2020 Update