Jobs Not Jails

Together, we are building the infrastructure to engage thousands of people in a campaign to stop $2 billion of prison construction, and re-direct those funds into creating good jobs for people in low-income, high-crime neighborhoods.
Lobby Day!
May 25, 2016
Sponsored by: Jobs Not Jails
Venue: Massachusetts Statehouse
Address: 24 Beacon Street Boston, MA 02133

Join us in Room 437 Wednesday, May 25 at 10:30am to lobby to raise the felony threshold, S.2176.

We are continuing the campaign for passage of Senate 2176 that passed the Senate and is pending in the House. It would raise the threshold for being convicted for a felony from the current low $250 up to $1500.  

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Meet us at Room 437 at 10:30am to prep to go lobby your House Representatives to raise the felony threshold.

If you have questions, contact Lew Finfer,, (617) 470-2912 or Rachel Corey,, 617-807-0111.