Over seventy members attend community meeting on priorities

JALSA Meeting on June 8 selects highest priority for next organizing campaign

Income Inequality: “Doubling our efforts on the Raise-Up Campaigns.

a). Paid Family and Medical Leave Act

b). Fight for $15: A Living Wage for Big Box Retail and Fast Food Employees and

c). Progressive Revenue/A Fair Share Tax.

Other issues to be subject of legislative advocacy work:

Criminal Justice Reform: Justice Reinvestment Act

Climate Change: Carbon Fee and Rebate

Affordable Housing: Monitoring legislation and individual projects such as Austin Street Proposal in Newton.