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Sen. Ross backs legislation to protect state’s critical species

Sen. Ross backs legislation to protect state’s critical species, Wicked Local Plainville, 10/17/2017

State Sen. Richard Ross, R-Wrentham, is co-sponsoring legislation to protect the critical role of pollination….Ross describes the various ways in which pollinating species, like bees and butterflies, are important to sustaining the food system. Ross cautioned that avoiding this issue will have significant consequences.”

Wrentham Granted more Liquor Licenses as Governor Signs Ross Bill

Wrentham Granted more Liquor Licenses as Governor Signs Ross Bill, Wicked Local Wrentham, 10/10/2017

“‘Charlie Baker has signed a bill filed by Sen. Richard J. Ross, R-Wrentham, authorizing the issuing of nine new liquor license to Wrentham. The legislation marks a continued growth of small business in the Norfolk, Bristol and Middlesex District…’Keeping business in Wrentham and attracting new businesses to the town is an important issue of mine as a resident and a business owner myself. Wrentham now has additional liquor licenses to distribute to new developments,’ Said Ross.

Attleboro area women among group honored at Statehouse

Attleboro area women among group honored at Statehouse, The Sun Chronicle, 7/6/2016

“Five local women were among 120 honored at the Statehouse for their often unrecognized work in their communities. . . State Sen. Richard Ross, R-Wrentham, nominated Attleboro City Councilor Julie Hall for her work with veterans.”