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For Tax Fairness

Did you know that Massachusetts is one of only 14 states that does not have a graduated income tax? And that’s not even the worst part. Here’s the worst part.   When accounting for all state and local taxes, 99% of…

Vote in our City Council Endorsement Poll

Help us decide whom to endorse for Boston City Council! Your vote is an important part of informing our decision for two races: At-Large City Councilors, and the District 6 City Councilor. Poll closes at 5pm Wednesday August 12th. Vote in our Poll (Note 1:…

City Council Forum, Wednesday June 3

Please join us next Wednesday June 3rd, at Doyle’s Cafe from 6 to 9.   Boston City Council Forum Wednesday, June 3, 6-9pm Doyle’s Cafe Moderated by Georgia Hollister Isman   The candidates for Boston City Council will be answering…

JP Inequality Forum Recap

Thank you to everyone who attended the JP Inequality Forum! We had about forty attendants to hear about and discuss how inequality affects us here in Jamaica Plain. Here are some primary indicators we learned: A person needs to be…

JP Election Results … Thank You!

We have run the numbers for Jamaica Plain precincts. You will see below that progressive values remain strong in JP. Before we get to the numbers, we want to take a moment to thank you. Thanks to so many of you who took…