ACTION ITEM: Postcard Campaign to Support Automatic Voter Registration (again) – October 1-15

ACTION ITEM: We  are doing a postcard campaign for AVR - Automatic Voter Registration. The bills are S373/H2091 and are currently in the Joint Committee for Election Laws. Below is information about the bill, including talking points. OUR GOAL: Send 10 postcards in support of AVR between Oct. 1-15. You can send 10 to your … Continue reading ACTION ITEM: Postcard Campaign to Support Automatic Voter Registration (again) – October 1-15

Topsfield’s “Concert Across America” To End Gun Violence

This event is sponsored by HUGS - Hands Up for Gun Safety HUGS, Hands Up for Gun Safety cordially invites you to attend Topsfield’s ”Concert Across America” on Sunday, September 24th, 2017 from 4:30 – 6:30 pm on the Topsfield Town Common. In the event of inclement weather, the concert will be held in the … Continue reading Topsfield’s “Concert Across America” To End Gun Violence

Love Lives Here Event in Topsfield Saturday, 8/26

In light of recent events related to the violence in Charlottesville, we in Topsfield are planning a "Love Lives Here" gathering on the Topsfield Common at 9:30am on Saturday, August 26. The purpose is similar to recent vigils in neighboring communities that came together to "reflect, remember, and recommit ourselves to love, equality, and justice..." … Continue reading Love Lives Here Event in Topsfield Saturday, 8/26

ACTION ITEM: Postcard campaign to State House to Support Safe Communities Act

Action: The Safe Communities Act is stuck in committee at the State House. Meanwhile folks like Jesus Lara and Francisco Rodriguez are being detained and deported. We need to get this bill out of committee, onto the floor of the house and senate for a vote, and signed into law to start helping people ASAP. … Continue reading ACTION ITEM: Postcard campaign to State House to Support Safe Communities Act

ACTION ALERT: S295: An Act Relative to Preventing the Sexual Abuse of Children and Youth

Action: S295 - An Act Relative to Preventing the Sexual Abuse of Children and Youth, authored by Senator Lovely, is scheduled to have a hearing before the Joint Committee on Education tomorrow. The bill is comprehensive in scope, and aims to prevent sexual abuse of children in schools, requiring teacher/employee training, educating youth about boundaries … Continue reading ACTION ALERT: S295: An Act Relative to Preventing the Sexual Abuse of Children and Youth