State House News Service (MA)

A privately-owned, independent wire service based in the Massachusetts State House.
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Primary geographic focus: Massachusetts
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Civil legal aid getting no increase in budget

State House News Service (MA)
July 10, 2017
Civil legal aid supporters say 57,000 low-income people who are eligible for assistance are turned away each year and are calling on Gov. Charlie Baker not to veto funding from an annual state budget plan that offers no new money to address the problem.

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Massachusetts advocates see more need for legal aid cash under Trump

Katie Lannan
State House News Service (MA)
January 28, 2017
The Massachusetts Legal Assistance Corporation is requesting a $5 million increase state funding, which would bring the annual total up to $23 million.

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