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Senate President to Address ChamberJanuary 5, 2017
SPRINGFIELD, Mass., January 5, 2017 – Airbnb regulation, proposed amendments to the new marijuana law, public funding for education, health care costs, and criminal justice reform are key issues on the Massachusetts Senate agenda in 2017.
Senate President Stan Rosenberg will talk about these and other issues facing the Senate at the Springfield Regional Chamber Pastries, Politics and Policy on January 24, 2017 from 8:00 to 9:00 a.m. in the TD Bank Conference Center, 1441 Main Street, Springfield.
Rosenberg was elected 93rd President of the Massachusetts Senate in January 2015. Throughout his career, he has remained committed to supporting working families, protecting the environment, and ensuring all students have the opportunity to succeed.
Rosenberg is a 1977 graduate of UMass Amherst, where he founded the Arts Extension Service, which bridges artists, arts managers and other professionals with best practices, the latest research, publications, and training programs.
He won his first election to the Massachusetts House of Representatives in 1987, and was elected to the Massachusetts Senate in 1991.
Throughout his first term as Senate President, Rosenberg has fought to help working families by fostering shared prosperity and growing the economy from the bottom up. He has also reformed the culture of the Senate by empowering and engaging his colleagues in a model he calls “Shared Leadership,” which encourages cooperation and participation.
The Pastries, Politics and Policy series provides attendees the opportunity to hear directly from legislative leaders and policy experts on the issues of the day in an informal roundtable setting.
Reservations are $15 for members ($20 at door), $25 for general admission ($30 at door) and include continental breakfast. Reservations may be made online at www.springfieldregionalchamber.com or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.