Massachusetts Millennial Engagement Initiative Hosts Millennial Forums Across State

The Massachusetts Millennial Engagement Initiative recently hosted a forum for local millennials, calling on a diverse cross-section of participants to share their policy perspectives and concerns moving past the election. Hosted by State Senate President Stanley Rosenberg, the forum is one of a series of such events hosted around the state by members of the Millennial Engagement Initiative, such as co-chairs Sen. Eric Lesser (D) and Sen. Ryan Fattman (R).

Participants covered a range of topics, including student loan debt and government dysfunction. Senate President Rosenberg empathized with the frustrations and hopes of the young people in the room, noting that “our job is to help you see a reason to get involved in state government, it’s important not to give up.”

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Millennials share their concerns with lawmakers

GREENFIELD - Student loan debt, disillusionment with government, barriers to political engagement and a disconnected education system - those are the topics at the top of local millennial's minds, state Senate. President Stanley Rosenberg learned Thursday night. Rosenberg held a forum at Greenfield Community College as part of his Millennial Engagement Initiative, which sees he and state Sen.