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.
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...
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...
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.
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...
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.
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.
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
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
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.
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.