MA Senator Eldridge filed a budget amendment calling for a percentage of any subsidy going to corporations be spent on affordable housing. It’s also sponsored by Senators Barbara L’Italien (Lawrence area) and Mark Montigny (New Bedford area). You can read it here. If we want this budget to pass, we need to mobilize fast.
JVP-Boston is part of the #MakeGEpay coalition, fighting against corporate tax breaks for General Electric when they move their headquarters to Boston. We support this out of love for our local community, AND because General Electric is a Palestinian BDS target due to their manufacturing of Israeli bombs.