This past Sunday I read a posting of a story written by Somerville News Weekly’s William Tauro on his Facebook page that on Saturday he was attending a police officer’s father’s funeral and he had encountered a Somerville policeman standing outside of his police cruiser. Continue reading Letter to the Editor:”Mom, Doesn’t Everyone Deserve To Work in a Safe & Healthy Workplace? Even If That Workplace is a Car?”
Sabur Mediterranean Restaurant in Somerville
Continue reading SOMERVILLE WARD 7 ALDERMAN KATJANA BALLANTYNE FUNDRAISER REMINDER
HARRIS, Charlene F. (Hession) Of Somerville, passed away peacefully on March 24, 2017, surrounded by her loving family. Beloved wife of Brian Harris of Somerville. Continue reading Somerville:Obituary CHARLENE F. (HESSION) HARRIS
Proposed Cuts would devastate biotech sector, medical breakthroughs, and patient care
Continue reading Senate President Stan Rosenberg and Senator Sal DiDomenico Express Concerns Over NIH Funding
By Bob Katzen
This bill requires all health care facilities to conduct annual risk assessments to determine all factors that may put any employees at risk of workplace assaults and homicide. Continue reading SAFETY OF NURSES AND OTHERS A CONCERN ON BEACON HILL
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS SUNDAY, March 26, the 85th day of 2017 with 280 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:37 and sunset is @ 7:02. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Jupiter, Saturn & Mercury. The evening stars are Mars, Neptune, Uranus & Venus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1026 – Conrad II was crowned Holy Roman Emperor by Pope John XIX.
Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
By Bob Katzen
House Bill (S 1027) – Prohibits employers and employment agencies from discriminating against any job applicant who is currently unemployed. The number of long-term unemployed (jobless for 27 weeks or more) stood at an estimated 1.8 million in February and accounted for 23.8 percent of the unemployed. Continue reading HOUSE DISCUSSION BAN DISCRIMINATION AGAINST UNEMPLOYED
House Bill (S 1023) establishes the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act preventing discrimination based on pregnancy. Continue reading FAIRNESS FOR PREGNANT WORKERS ON THE HILL
A bill on the floor prohibits employers from obtaining the credit reports of potential employees except in certain circumstances including hiring for a position that requires national security clearance; a position for which a person is required by federal or state law to obtain a consumer report; and some executive or managerial positions at a financial institution. Continue reading BILL THAT BANS EMPLOYERS FROM ASKING FOR CREDIT REPORTS (H 2372)
Its a great read by a great person who did the research, followed it night and day and purged out the truth right up front!
Michele McPhee has a no holds barred type of personality and calls it like she see’s it with no bull! The truth and nothing but the truth is what you get with Michele. Continue reading Maximum Harm: The Tsarnaev Brothers, the FBI, and the Road to the Marathon Bombing