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Benjamin B. Downing

Democratic — Senator — Berkshire, Hampshire, Franklin and Hampden
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Benjamin B. Downing represents Senate District Berkshire, Hampshire, Franklin and Hampden in the Massachusetts Senate, is a member of 10 committees, and is the primary sponsor of 176 bills.

2006 87450.0
2008 127196.0
2010 120157.0
2012 217118.75

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  • State House:

    Room 413F
    Boston, MA 02133
    Phone: 617-722-1625
    Fax: 617-722-1523
  • District Office:

    7 North Street
    Suite 307
    Pittsfield, MA 01201
    Phone: 413-442-4008

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • H 4598

    An Act relative to a municipal employee in the town of Lee, the town of Lenox, or the town of Stockbridge acting in relation to an intermunicipal agreement

  • H 4575

    An Act authorizing the appointment of a superintendent of streets the town of Middlefield

  • H 4524

    An Act authorizing the town of Huntington to grant one additional license for the sale of all alcoholic beverages not to be drunk on the premises

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  • S 2413

    An Act authorizing the issuance of a certain license for the retail sale of wine and malt beverages to be consumed on the premises in the town of Westhampton

  • S 2412

    An Act amending Chapter 28 of the Acts of 2001

  • S 2376

    An Act relative to the provision of health insurance in the town of Huntington

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