Governor Baker Signs Bill to Promote Civic Education for Students

BOSTON — Governor Charlie Baker today signed S2631, An Act to promote and enhance civic engage-ment. Governor Baker was joined by Lt. Governor Karyn Polito, Education Secretary James Peyser, Sen-ate President Emerita Harriette Chandler, JFK Library Executive Director Steven M. Rothstein, EMK Insti-tute President Mary Grant, Media Literacy Now President Erin McNeill, Generation Citizen Massachusetts Executive Director Arielle Jennings, representatives from UTEC Lowell & Teens Leading the Way, local students and members of the Legislature.