New Chair Of Massachusetts Black And Latino Legislative Caucus Discusses Priorities

Feb 4, 2019

State Rep. Carlos Gonzalez, a Democrat from Springfield, is the new chair of the Massachusetts Legislature's Black and Latino Caucus.

    The Massachusetts Black and Latino Caucus has announced priorities for the new legislative session.

     Leading the Caucus as its new chairman is three-term Democratic State Rep. Carlos Gonzalez of Springfield.  

     He said the priorities address specific issues impacting the state’s communities of color.

     The Caucus endorsed 27 bills that have been filed dealing with issues ranging from K-12 school funding to fair housing to climate change in urban communities.