Fair Share in the Press

Jun 27, 2022

63 Community Organizing Groups from Across Massachusetts Endorse Fair Share Amendment to Invest in Transportation and Public Education

BOSTON – Fair Share for Massachusetts, the campaign working to pass the Fair Share Amendment, the proposed state tax on incomes above $1 million which would raise billions of dollars to invest in transportation and public education, today announced the endorsement of 63 community organizing groups from across the state.

63 Community Organizing Groups from Across Massachusetts Endorse Fair Share Amendment to Invest in Transportation and Public Education

May 15, 2022

Today: Senator Markey joins Somerville launch of Fair Share ballot campaign

Senator Edward Markey (D–Mass) will join dozens of local supporters of the Fair Share Amendment to launch the Somerville campaign...

Today: Senator Markey joins Somerville launch of Fair Share ballot campaign

May 11, 2022

Workers Launch Campaign For High-Earner Surtax

Workers Launch Campaign For High-Earner Surtax

May 11, 2022

Push for millionaires' tax in Massachusetts ramps up

The Fair Share Amendment, which is also referred to as the millionaires’ tax, will go before voters as a ballot question this fall...

Push for millionaires' tax in Massachusetts ramps up

May 11, 2022

Advocates for Massachusetts 'millionaires' tax' launch statewide campaign

Advocates formally launched a campaign Wednesday to pass a ballot question in Massachusetts this November that would put a 4 percent surtax on household incomes topping $1 million.

Advocates for Massachusetts 'millionaires' tax' launch statewide campaign

May 9, 2022

Fair Share passage would help schools, public transit

Our infrastructure is in serious need of repair. Our streets and highways are full of potholes and our bridges are crumbling.

 Fair Share passage would help schools, public transit

May 6, 2022

Climate reasons for supporting the Fair Share Amendment

Our greatest challenge in the 21st century is climate change mitigation...

Climate reasons for supporting the Fair Share Amendment

May 6, 2022

Amherst-Pelham Regional School Committee supports Fair Share Amendment

The Amherst-Pelham Regional School Committee unanimously adopted a resolution supporting the Fair Share Amendment...

Amherst-Pelham Regional School Committee supports Fair Share Amendment

Apr 20, 2022

Why are Cambridge councilors backing the 'Fair Share' amendment?

Cambridge City Council members do not always agree on the means to address community problems and issues, but they recently unified to publicly endorse a statewide referendum on the November ballot.

Why are Cambridge councilors backing the 'Fair Share' amendment?

Apr 7, 2022

WAMC: Springfield City Council endorses Massachusetts ballot question on 'millionaire's tax'

The City Council in Springfield, Massachusetts has endorsed the so-called Fair Share Amendment that will be on the state election ballot this year.

WAMC: Springfield City Council endorses Massachusetts ballot question on 'millionaire's tax'

Apr 5, 2022

WAMC: Springfield City Council backs higher tax on millionaires with ‘Fair Share Amendment’

The City Council has unanimously endorsed the Fair Share Amendment, a referendum on the November ballot

WAMC: Springfield City Council backs higher tax on millionaires with ‘Fair Share Amendment’

Apr 4, 2022

Berkshire Eagle: People gather in support of the Fair Share Amendment

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Berkshire Eagle: People gather in support of the Fair Share Amendment

Apr 4, 2022

Fair Share Amendment advocates rally at Berkshire Community College

Supporters of a Massachusetts ballot question that would levy a new 4% tax on all income above $1 million to fund public education and infrastructure

Fair Share Amendment advocates rally at Berkshire Community College

Apr 1, 2022

The Berkshire Eagle: Pittsfield: Rally to support Fair Share Amendment

Local teachers, students, elected leaders, and community and labor activists from the Berkshires will gather to rally in support of the Fair Share Amendment.

The Berkshire Eagle: Pittsfield: Rally to support Fair Share Amendment

Mar 31, 2022

Greenfield Recorder: Supports Fair Share Amendment

Many high income households have paid less (percentage-wise) than most of us pay in state and federal Taxes.

Greenfield Recorder: Supports Fair Share Amendment

Mar 23, 2022

iBerkshires: Pittsfield City Council Supports the Fair Share Amendment

The City Council on Tuesday voted to endorse a resolution supporting the Fair Share Amendment, which imposes a 4 percent surcharge on earnings past the first $1 million to support transportation and education.

iBerkshires: Pittsfield City Council Supports the Fair Share Amendment

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