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What is YOUR Consumer IQ?


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Established in 1979 to provide free information and a voluntary mediation service for area consumers when they encounter problems, the Consumer Assistance Office MetroWest is one of a number of local consumer programs which work to help resolve consumer complaints dealing with contracts, warranties, scams, retails sales, unsolicited merchandise, mail orders, home improvement, rainchecks, and car sales and repair.



Sannicandro to Live-Tweet Budget Debate

Representative Tom Sannicandro (D-Ashland) will be live-tweeting the budget debate during the week of April 27th through his Twitter handle @tsannicandro and with #mabudget. Sannicandro regularly uses social media to communicate with constituents, and has live-tweeted the budget debate for five consecutive years.


How to Break Generational Cycles of Poverty

Representative Tom Sannicandro (D-Ashland) and Senator Michael Moore (D-Milbury) have filed An Act Relative to Breaking Generational Cycles of Poverty. See the text here.

How it works

1) The Department of Transitional Assistance identifies 150 parents collecting welfare where assessment shows they would be successful candidates to be enrolled in a community college for a certificate or associate degree.

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