Sheila’s Position

Sheila has been a vocal advocate for increased local aid, and fights every year for the First Middlesex District to get the funds they need for high-quality schools, safe roads, and other services. Sheila maintains excellent communication with local boards of selectmen and school boards in order to keep up to date on the fiscal needs and requests of the towns.


 Legislative Record

  • Supported an amendment to return surplus state revenue to cities and towns.1
  • Sponsored a budget amendment that secured supplemental highway safety funding for Townsend.1
  • Fought for $50,000,000 in additional local aid and $13,000,000 in additional school aid from the state.1

 

Sheila meeting with parents at a school in Pepperell.

Sheila meeting with parents at a school in Pepperell.