Dear Neighbor,

I’m grateful for the opportunity to serve the people of Medford, Somerville, Winchester, and Cambridge as state senator.

This website is one of many ways I try to stay in touch.

Of course, you’re also welcome to call, email, or visit my staff and me at the State House, or make an appointment to get together in the district.

Latest News

Apr 13 2018 Press Release: Senate Passes Student Loan Bill of Rights to Protect Borrowers
Senate Passes Student Loan Bill of Rights to Protect Borrowers   BOSTON – The Massachusetts State Senate voted on Wednesday to pass the “Student Loan Bill of Rights,” giving greater protections to student loan borrowers in disputes with companies...
Apr 13 2018 Press Release: Senate Approves $600 Million in Funding for Local Road Projects over Next Three Years
Senate Approves $600 Million in Funding for Local Road Projects over Next Three Years   BOSTON – The Massachusetts Senate passed a three-year, $600 million investment of “Chapter 90” funding for local road and bridge repairs, continuing the...
Apr 6 2018 PRESS RELEASE: Legislature Sends Sweeping Criminal Justice Reform Bill To Governor’s Desk
Legislature Sends Sweeping Criminal Justice Reform Bill To Governor’s Desk   BOSTON – On Wednesday, the Massachusetts Legislature passed a comprehensive criminal justice reform package that updates decades-old criminal sentencing laws to improve outcomes...
Mar 30 2018 Tipped Workers, Industry Advocates Shed Light on Harassment & Assault In Restaurant Industry
BOSTON – Senator Patricia Jehlen, Representative Tricia Farley-Bouvier, and the Restaurant Opportunities Center (ROC) Boston hosted a briefing at the State House yesterday calling for One Fair Wage in Massachusetts. The event, titled “#MeToo in the Restaurant...