Short informal sessions are the norm on the "Hill", with items such as sick banks and liquor licenses being moved. We expect this to continue through the election cycle and the activity to pick up as the session closes in December.
Ballot questions seem to have caused as much excitement as the race for the constitutional officers. Other than the Governors race, most pundits feel the Democratic primary winners will prevail in the final. Political advertisements have started with PACS leading the way. Stay tuned!
Closer to home, the MPA will soon be launching a new and improved web site. We hope to continue to move the membership into the age of technology. Our goal is to produce the Sentinel electronically in order to provide more updated and immediate information. We realize that some still like the printed version and will work in trying to keep the membership happy.
A reminder that the Massachusetts Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony will be held at the State House on Saturday evening, September 20th. We invite everyone to attend as the names of those that made the ultimate sacrifice are recognized on the wall.