The NEGPA Summmer Dinner Meeting was held Monday July 16th, 2012 at Hilton Garden Inn, Burlington, MA. Guest speaker Congressman John F. Tierney addressed NEGPA membership on his support of geothermal & other “green” legislation.
Congressman John F. Tierney (D) represents Massachusetts’ 6th district. He sits on the House Committee on Education and Labor, where his priorities include green energy and increased college access. He coauthored several pieces of legislation, including the Green Jobs Act of 2007 and College Affordability and Accountability Act of 2008. He sits on the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform and is the former chairman of the Subcommittee on National Security and Foreign Affairs.