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News Release | MASSPIRG | Food

Vermont Governor Signs GMO Labeling Bill into Law

Momentum building for GMO labeling as Vermont Governor signs bill for Vermont. 

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News Release | MASSPIRG EDUCATION FUND | Budget, Tax

Poll: Public Wants Federal Agencies to Disclose and Restrict Corporate Tax Write Offs for Out-of-Court Settlements

In recent years, public outrage has built as federal agencies have allowed out-of-court settlements for corporate wrongdoing — like BP’s gulf oil spill and JPMorgan’s toxic mortgages — to be written off for multibillion-dollar tax breaks. See new poll confirming public outrage and support for solutions.

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News Release | MASSPIRG | Budget, Tax

Offshore Tax Havens Cost Average MA Taxpayer $1,886 a Year, MA Small Business $6,269

As hardworking Americans file their taxes today, it’s a good time to be reminded of how ordinary taxpayers pick up the tab for the loopholes in our tax laws. 

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Report | MASSPIRG | Budget, Tax

Picking up the Tab 2014: Average Citizens and Small Businesses Pay the Price for Offshore Tax Havens

As hardworking Americans file their taxes today, check out this report to see how ordinary taxpayers pick up the tab for the loopholes in our tax laws.

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News Release | MASSPIRG | Consumer Protection

141 Massachusetts Farmers Support GMO Food Labeling

MA coalition announces that 141 farmers from across Massachusetts pledged their support for GMO food labeling. 

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News Release | MASSPIRG | Health Care

A Year After the ACA, State Legislature Holds the Key to Lower Costs

Boston, MA - Statement of Deirdre Cummings, Legislative Director for MASSPIRG on the one-year anniversary of the final passage of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the new federal health care law, and the impact and potential it holds for Massachusetts consumers and small businesses.

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News Release | MASSPIRG | Budget, Tax

Massachusetts Earns a “B+” in Annual Report on Transparency of Government Spending

Massachusetts gets a “B+” when it comes to openness about government spending according to new report, Following the Money 2011: How the States Rank on Providing Online Access to Government Spending Data.

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News Release | MASSPIRG | Health Care

Wrong Way on Cost Control

MASSPIRG's statement reguarding the $11million bonus and severance package given to Cleve Killingsworth,  the former CEO of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts.

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News Release | MASSPIRG | Consumer Protection

President Signs Historic Food Safety Bill

Statement of MASSPIRG Consumer Associate Micaela Preskill on the signing of the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act

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