Massachusetts State Senate, Norfolk, Bristol & Middlesex District, MA
The granddaughter of a Holocaust survivor and U.S. veteran, and the daughter of an activist, Becca Rausch has a life-long commitment to progressive values and social justice. An elected Town Meeting Member, attorney who has practiced in both the public and private sectors, dedicated community leader, union steward, spouse, and parent of two young kids, Becca has the skill and experience to be an effective progressive voice in the Massachusetts State Senate starting on her first day in office. Becca believes our communities are stronger when progressive social policies are implemented by a transparent and accountable government. She will passionately pursue universal health care, innovative and evidenced-based methods of addressing the opioid epidemic, transportation equity, strong public education with healthy learning environments and well-rounded curricula, meaningful voting rights and access, and policies that make government work for working families, including paid parental leave, affordable and accessible early child education and care, and assistance for aging in communities of choice.