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  1. U.S. Rep. Richard Neal and the Berkshire Chamber of...Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | IBerkshires

    U.S. Rep. Richard Neal and the Berkshire Chamber of Commerce sponsored a forum on STEM economic development and luncheon at the Crowne Plaza.

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  2. I-90 Corridor STEM Forum focuses on growing youth interest in innovationRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    Congressman Richard Neal speaks at the "I-90 Corridor STEM Forum" on Friday at the Crowne Plaza in Pittsfield. During the forum, local education, business and legislative leaders discussed how strides and support in the science, technology, engineering and math fields can help stabilize Massachusetts' economic future.

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  3. Opioid Overdose Act introduced to protect emergency workers saving livesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WWLP

    ... but nationwide. 22News found out how a bill on Capitol Hill could help save lives here. Congressman Richard Neal is one of the sponsors of the Opioid Overdose Reduction Act. The bill is a balance between saving lives and protecting emergency ...

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  4. Lawmakers Advocate for I-90 Corridor STEM EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Your News Now

    ... across the Commonwealth, for all of us, is a very, very sound investment on a long-term basis," said Rep. Richard Neal, D- Springfield. Massachusetts and New York are already leaders in STEM education. Congressman Neal hopes to see more funding come ...

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  5. Rep. Neal concerned about risk adjustment provisions in A.C.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WWLP

    ... Based on projections, Blue Cross Blue Shield would stand to benefit from Risk Adjustment. Congressman Richard Neal told 22News it's not a flaw in Obamacare, but something that could be fixed through a federal waiver. "This is a legitimate argument ...

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  6. Congressman Richard Neal introduces bill to limit lawsuits in the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MassLive.com

    U.S. Rep. Richard E. Neal has introduced bipartisan legislation into the House of Representatives that would exempt from civil liability the administration of opioid overdose-reversing drugs, like naloxone, on an emergency basis, by people who prescribe or are prescribed them. "Prescription drug and heroin overdoses have reached epidemic proportions in the United States," the Massachusetts Democrat said in a release.

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  7. It's Good to Be Tax BossRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bloomberg

    ... who heads the Ways and Means subcommittee that handles trade legislation, is fifth with $2.8 million, and Richard Neal of Massachusetts, another top subcommittee Democrat, is sixth with $2.6 million. Rounding out the rankings are California ...

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  8. Healthcare reform and the Stupak Amendment: How'd they vote in MA?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... which were defined broadly to include psychological well-being. Two Massachusetts Representatives -- Rep. Richard Neal and Rep. Stephen Lynch -- voted to include this amendment. Both issued statements about the value and importance of healthcare, ...

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  9. Gerrymandering: alive and well in its birthplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... some of the most egregious examples of this below. Beginning with my home district represented by Congressman Richard Neal, the second district is clearly crafted for the advantage of the incumbent and his party, while combining constituents with ...

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  10. Chicopee's Westover Air base could diversify mission, add jobs with new refueling tanker planesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | MassLive.com

    CHICOPEE - Westover Air Reserve Base is one of four finalists to host a fleet of a dozen brand new refueling tanker planes that can also carry passengers and cargo. If selected, the base would get a dozen new KC-46A Pegasus tanker planes , which are now under construction by Boeing.

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  11. U.S. Lawmakers remember President Abraham LincolnRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | WWLP

    ... in the head, in front of his family. President Lincoln died the next morning. Western Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal says President Lincoln's legacy and politics lives on today. "I think the continued influence that Lincoln has that looms ...

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  12. Thai officials resuming search for Western Massachusetts man who disappeared on diving tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | MassLive.com

    Joshua Devine, a Chicopee native, who disappeared from a diving trip off the coast of Thailand this weekend. Searches have resumed for Western Massachusetts native and Army veteran Joshua Devine who disappeared into the water during a diving trip this weekend off the coast of Thailand.

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  13. Sen. Warren Opposes Death Penalty for Convicted Boston BomberRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | Common Dreams

    ... opposition to the death penalty Thursday and said Tsarnaev should remain in jail for the rest of his life. Richard Neal, a Springfield Democrat, said he is opposed to the death penalty. Representative Seth W. Moulton, a Salem Democrat opposed to the ...

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  14. Connector moves ahead with risk adjustment planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    ... the only plan receiving money under risk adjustment. Blue Cross Blue Shield is not a part of MAHP. Congressman Richard Neal, a Massachusetts Democrat, has also called for a one-year delay or the adoption of measures to prevent harm to the state's ...

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  15. Robin Hood Tax on Wall Street 'way to fight poverty' supporters sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | MassLive.com

    A coalition of supporters for a tax on Wall Street to benefit other segments of society stood outside the U.S. Courthouse on Wednesday morning before heading inside to the office of U.S. Rep. Richard E. Neal, D-Springfield. Those assembled in support of a bill before the House Committee on Ways and Means, of which Neal is a member, are seeking his backing for a levy on financial transactions that is popularly known as the Robin Hood Tax.

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  16. Ex-Ludlow Police Lt. Thomas Foye describes descent into drug...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | MassLive.com

    ... to be up to 100 times more potent than morphine. U.S. District Judge Mark G. Mastroianni joined U.S. Rep. Richard Neal and U.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz for opening comments at the event. He said later that he wished more of the local school principals ...

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    Thursday Apr 2 | CBS 3 Springfield

    Barnes Air National Guard Base in Westfield is home to the 104th Fighter Wing and has a significant impact on the local economy in Western Massachusetts. Congressman Richard Neal and business leaders were allowed through the gate today to learn more about initiatives at the base.

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  18. opioid pillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | WWLP

    ... state believe a combined effort is the only way to help those affected individuals and families. Congressman Richard Neal, District Court Judge Mark Mastroianni and U.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz were among those who spoke on Tuesday about how to work ...

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  19. 'In Our Own Backyard': opioid crisis symposium in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | MassLive.com

    U.S. Rep. Richard Neal addresses a crowd at the U.S. District Court gathered for a symposium on the heroin and opioid use epidemic on April 2. SPRINGFIELD - The growing heroin and opioid epidemic across was enough to bring together top law enforcement officials, members of government and medical professionals from across the state to a symposium at the U.S. District Court on State Street. A dialogue featuring panelists from the medical and law enforcement communities began at 1 p.m. with opening remarks from U.S. Rep. Richard E. Neal, U.S. District Judge Mark G. Mastroianni and U.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz.

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  20. Hundreds gather at NH Statehouse to protest budget cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Nashua Telegraph

    Lawmakers entering the Statehouse were greeted Wednesday morning by hundreds of protesters concerned about deep cuts to a number of social service programs. From the Hall of Flags down the corridor and up the stairwell to the House chamber, activists lined up against the walls in neon yellow shirts to offer a deferential "good morning" to representatives and subsequently urged them to revise the state operating budget to include adequate funding for substance abuse treatment and recovery, elderly programs like Meals on Wheels, and services to the developmentally disabled.

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