Unions dominate PAC spending in Massachusetts politics, with 18 of top 20 spenders

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Fred Bayles, College of Communication

Political action committees connected to organized labor were the top spenders contributing to state-level lawmakers and candidates last year, according to a study released Tuesday by the Massachusetts Office of Campaign and Political Finance…

Expert quote:

“There has been a great tradition of pro-union policies since the 1930s, 1940s, with real populist politicians supporting the working class and relying on the working class.”

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