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A Message from Senator Downing
November 27, 2014
Happy Thanksgiving!
Welcome to my online Senate office.  My hope is that this website serves as a useful source of information for those interested in state government and the work I am doing in the Massachusetts Senate on behalf of the Berkshire, Hampshire, Franklin & Hampden District.  Please check back often, as updates are posted frequently.   
You can also connect with me on the following social media sites:

  Access the Press Pass archives

NOW HIRING! Senator Ben Downing is seeking qualified applicants to staff his District Office, located in downtown Pittsfield.  We invite all interested parties to review the postings for a part-time Executive Assistant/Scheduler staff position (deadline to apply is 12/05/14) as well as the Student Intern position.

We are also accepting applications for a Student Intern in the State House office for the Spring 2015 Academic Semester.

 Click to view the "Stroudwater Report" issued on September 17, 2014 titled Healthcare Market Assessment: Northern Berkshire County, Massachusetts. 
Mark your calendar for these Upcoming Events:
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My offices are staffed during business hours, Monday through Friday, to address the needs of all citizens living in the 52 communities I represent.  For assistance with policy, legislative and budget matters or media inquiries, contact the State House office.  For constituent services and scheduling requests, call the Pittsfield office.
Boston Office:                                 District Office:  
State House, Room 413-F                   7 North Street, Suite 307
Boston, MA 02133                              Pittsfield, MA 01201
(617) 722-1625                                 (413) 442-4008                    

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