The Legislative Watch Team updates members of Indivisible-RISE, local political action groups and engaged citizens on the words, actions and votes of our 1st and 2nd Essex District Legislators.

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Senator Bruce Tarr, Republican 1st Essex and Middlesex
Senate Minority Leader

See Senator Tarr's committee assignments.

View Mr. Tarr's bio at Vote Smart.


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May 2019 $500,000 of the $1,185,000 requested by Sen. Tarr for local (not statewide) initiatives was included in the Senate budget proposal which will go to Conference Committee along with the House budget proposal.

Click here for a full list of budget amendments submitted by Sen. Tarr and the amounts approved for each along with an "at-a-glance" summary of the budget process.