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Michael J. Rodrigues

Democratic — Senator — First Bristol and Plymouth
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Michael J. Rodrigues represents Senate District First Bristol and Plymouth in the Massachusetts Senate, is a member of eight committees, and is the primary sponsor of 179 bills.

1998 25877.0
2000 39571.83
2002 91938.0
2004 108566.0
2006 159450.0
2008 161940.0
2010 213869.0
2012 148707.21

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • State House:

    Room 213B
    Boston, MA 02133
    Phone: 617-722-1114
    Fax: 617-722-1498
  • District Office:

    One Government Center
    Fall River , MA 02722
    Phone: 508-646-0650
    Fax: 508-646-0656



News and Blog Coverage

Question on 'Another Agenda' Made Senate Debate on Tax Credit Crackle

“What else is going on here?” That’s what Bruce Tarr of Gloucester kept asking his Massachusetts Senate colleagues on the afternoon of Tuesday, May 19. He was arguing against an amendment to the new FY 2016 state budget that would, one, increase the Earned Income Tax Credit (“tax credit”) for ...

House Dems Turn Argument Lost by Senate Republicans into Win at the End

Here’s one way to think of the controversy over how the state should fund an increase in the Earned Income Tax Credit (“tax credit”), a benefit for low-income working families: the Minority Republican Leader of the Massachusetts Senate lost the battle but won the war because he had many allies-of-the-moment ...

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • S 2480

    An Act designating a certain bridge in the city of Fall River as the Tom Tetrault Bridge

  • S 2299

    An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Jeffrey Cowell, an employee of the Department of Corrections

  • S 2086

    An Act authorizing the town of Westport to indemnify the payment of certain medical expenses for a certain retired firefighter

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  • S 2073

    An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Robert Albany, an employee of the Department of Correction

  • H 3803

    An Act relative to a quorum in the town of Rochester

  • S 2016

    An Act authorizing the merger of the Annawon Council, Inc. and the Boy Scouts of America into the Narragansett Council, Boy Scouts of America

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