Feb 22
"...The newly appointed chairs of the Public Service Committee, Rep. John Scibak and Sen. Katherine Clark – both first-time committee leaders – take the reins at a time when cities and towns are girding for relief in their health care budgets and warning of drastic service cuts without it. The governor’s plan, which would force cities and towns to join the state Group Insurance Commission or craft a less costly health plan for their workers, landed on the Public Service Committee’s docket earlier this month..." Full article: