|Senator Rodrigues on the
issues that face our communities.
Michael knows that for our students to succeed in the
global economy, we must provide them with excellent educational
Environment, Agriculture, and Energy
Michael has always valued the importance of protecting
our environment, preserving our natural resources, helping our farmers,
and he is working to modernize and reshape the way we power the
Commonwealth to ensure the long-term stability.
Transportation and Infrastructure
Recognizing that the transportation needs of the
SouthCoast are distinct from the needs of the rest of the Commonwealth,
Michael has always worked to modernize our public transportation
infrastructure. After all, he knows that creating a 21st
century transportation system will result in more job opportunities,
spur economic growth, and make Massachusetts an even better place to
live and work. [more]
Based on a simple premise the private sector creates
jobs, not government, Michael has always been committed to making sure
state government creates the conditions necessary for businesses to grow
and thrive. [more]
Health and Safety
Ensuring the health and safety of residents is an
essential building block of a strong Commonwealth, and Michael dedicated
to keeping our communities safe and making sure residents have access to
the health and wellness resources they need.
Reform and Transparency
Michael has always worked for improving government
efficiency, transparency, and accountability.