Senator Moore welcomed Hava Kantrowitz of Worcester to the State House as part of the 2017 summer internship program. Hava is interning within Senator Moore’s State House Office four days each week throughout the summer.
In an effort to promote manufacturing and job growth in Massachusetts, Senator Moore has announced the launch of a website containing useful resources for residents who own or operate manufacturing businesses within the state.
Senator Moore announced that the Senate recently passed legislation to help ensure that pregnant workers are protected from discrimination in the workplace. The bill advanced from the Senate with unanimous, bipartisan support.
The Senate voted to approve a final $40.202B billion budget for Fiscal Year 2018. The budget makes reductions in spending from the originally proposed Senate budget due to revised revenue forecasts, but maintains a strong commitment to Chapter 70 education funding and preserving local aid to cities and towns.