Time to pass measures to ease challenges of the long-term unemployed Boston Globe

Joan Cirillo, President and CEO of Operation A.B.L.E., makes the case for two bills I’ve filed.

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Crushing debt part of cycle of poverty, according to report by Crittenton Women’s Union State House News

“Barrett said there is no evidence that a person’s credit score indicates what type of employee they will make, and he wants to outlaw the practice of employers checking scores.  Sen. Elizabeth Warren has filed similar legislation at the federal level.”

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