Entries by Jason Lewis

Summer 2023 Internship with Senator Lewis

State Senator Jason Lewis is seeking candidates for a summer internship with his office. Senator Lewis proudly represents the people of the Fifth Middlesex District of Massachusetts, which includes the cities and towns of Malden, Melrose, Reading, Stoneham, Wakefield, and Winchester. Senator Lewis is a member of Senate President Karen Spilka’s leadership team, and serves […]

Senator Jason Lewis Reappointed as Senate Chair of the Education Committee

BOSTON (2/17/2023)—Earlier this week, Senate President Karen Spilka reappointed State Senator Jason Lewis as the Senate Chair of the Joint Committee on Education in the Massachusetts legislature for the 2023-24 legislative session. Senator Lewis will also continue to serve as a member of President Spilka’s leadership team. Senator Lewis was also appointed to several other […]

Senator Lewis Accepting Winter Interns

Office of State Senator Jason Lewis Winter 2023 Intern Posting  Senator Jason Lewis is seeking candidates interested in a winter internship in his State House office. State Senator Jason Lewis proudly represents the people of the Fifth Middlesex District of Massachusetts, which includes the cities and towns of Malden, Melrose, Reading, Stoneham, Wakefield, and parts […]

Massachusetts Legislature Passes Two Bills to Support Veterans and Military Families 

The Massachusetts House of Representatives and Senate recently passed two bills to better support the needs of veterans, active duty service members, and their families in the Commonwealth. An Act relative to the governance, structure, and care of veterans at the Commonwealth’s veterans’ homes makes key reforms to the governance structure and operations of the […]

Senator Jason Lewis Applauds Senate Passage of the SAVE Students Act 

State Senator Jason Lewis recently joined his colleagues in the Massachusetts State Senate in passing An Act relative to safety and violence education for students, also known as the SAVE Students Act. This bipartisan legislation expands violence prevention and suicide awareness programming in schools, creates an anonymous reporting system for tips related to student safety […]

Massachusetts Legislature Passes Major Transportation and Infrastructure Funding Bill

The Massachusetts House of Representatives and Senate recently passed a major capital funding bill, which authorizes $11.3 billion for transportation and other infrastructure projects across Massachusetts. The bill was signed into law by Governor Baker on August 10, 2022. In addition to authorizing state funding for critical projects, this legislation also positions the Commonwealth to […]

Massachusetts Legislature Enacts Sweeping Legislation to Improve Access to Mental Healthcare

(BOSTON) The Massachusetts House of Representatives and Senate recently passed an expansive mental healthcare bill, which was signed into law by Governor Baker on August 10, 2022. Known as the Mental Health ABC Act: Addressing Barriers to Care, this comprehensive legislation includes a wide variety of reforms to ensure equitable access to mental healthcare and […]