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Bad Policies Drive Philips From Fall River
Fall River's legislative delegation is noted for its photo op moments. These folks missed their calling--they should have been models. Perhaps if they had, they might not have been a party to the job-killing policies they continue to support that are driving jobs out of Fall River and Massachus…
Silvia Signs Letter
A bipartisan group of 58 state legislators sent a letter to Attorney General Maura Healey on Saturday, over her crackdown on what she calls copycat assault weapons.
Revenge Porn
"Revenge porn" is what one local lawmaker calls the act of posting a nude photo of another person to the internet without permission. State Representative Alan Silvia of Fall River says the act should have severe consequences, and has filed a bill that would criminalize revenge por…