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  • Governor Patrick Announces Two Locations to Shelter Unaccompanied Children

    Governor Patrick has announced that Massachusetts has proposed two locations to the federal government to shelter unaccompanied children impacted by the humanitarian crisis at the southern border.

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  • Raising the Minimum Wage to the Highest in the Nation

    Governor Patrick joined legislators, organized labor, business leaders and worker advocates to sign S.2195, “An Act Restoring the Minimum Wage and Providing Unemployment Insurance Reforms,” a landmark bill that gradually raises the minimum wage to $11 over the next three years.

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  • Establishing a Domestic Worker’s Bill of Rights

    Governor Patrick hosted a ceremonial bill signing for S.2132, “An Act Establishing a Domestic Worker’s Bill of Rights.” The bill extends basic work standards and labor protections to approximately 67,000 nannies, housekeepers, care givers and other home workers. 

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  • New England Governors Announce Strategy to Address Opioid Abuse Epidemic

    Governor Patrick convened the New England Governors at Brandeis University for a roundtable discussion on opioid abuse and an announcement of a regional strategy to address the epidemic.

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  • Innovation Partnership Mission to Israel and United Arab Emirates

    From May 27 - June 4, 2014, the Innovation Partnership Mission will make stops in Israel and the UAE, where the Governor and members of the delegation will visit companies and business organizations in the innovation economy sectors, and meet with top business and government leaders.

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    In Your Neighborhood

    Check out Governor Patrick's travels across the Commonwealth.

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Featured Video

A recap highlighting Governor Patrick's events from June 6 through June 9. Featured: Media Availability Relative to Innovation Partnership Mission to Israel and UAE; Tyringham Road Reconstruction Groundbreaking; Swearing-in James Orenstein, Hampden County District Attorney; and Swearing-in Energy and Environmental Agency Secretary Maeve Vallely Bartlett.

(Video: Kenshin Okubo, Jun Tsuboike, Sam Sarkisian, Joshua Hey, Ty Ueda & Eric Haynes / Governor's Office)